Who was Pieter Mondriaan?
Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan was born in 1872 in the city of Amersfoort. Hij was to be considered the founder of abstract and non-figure art. He reproduced paintings for his customers, but after 1887 he started to develop his own style. Eventually, he focused his work on the style which he became very famous with. In this work, the focus lies on the composition and primairy colours. He was a member off the collective of artists "De Stijl" (the style...), which created its own style: New Form of neoplasticism. The most known works of Mondriaan are Broadway Boogie Woogie; Composition 2, in Red, Blue and Yellow; Composition of Two Lines: Victory Boogie Woogie and New York City 1.