"The reason why I enjoy being a cat friend is that they have two personal people: one wild and the other home, that makes them interesting," he said. Lonard Tsuguharu Foujita, the Japanese artist who is Google tribute in the doodle a day If the artist, known as "love cat", Will it have achieved 132 years this Tuesday, November 27.
Tsuguharu Foujita was born a day like today in 1886 in Tokyo; He was a son of the Japanese army in general, although he did not take up arms, but he fulfilled the dream he had since he became a child and became an architect in Europe. In 1910, at the age of 24, he graduated from the National University of Tokyo in art and music and after three years he moved to France, where he met fine art at that time, such as Juan Gris, Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse.
The artist was first studio in No. 5 rue Delambre in Montparnasse, since his companion was jealous when, after selling his work exhibited at Oriel Chern in 1917, a collection in painted watercolors with a distinctive brush and which combines eastern and western influences and finishing with washing money, according to Google: it was able to install a bathroom with hot water.
However, beyond these details, his days could be documented in this French city, thanks to a number of work, among them is a picture of the Rotonde or I go from the Rotonde to the Paris and Paris series. His pictorial quality won a number of international awards and prominent commissions, although the nickname of a cat love had published "The Cat's Book" in 1930, which includes 20 pictures on plates that have engraved with & # 39 ; The most popular cat illustrations that have been published.
It is worth noting that Tsuguharu Foujita has used Argentine soil in the 1920s, after traveling and painting throughout Latin America. According to that time and media, the artist exhibited in Buenos Aires, where more than 60,000 people appreciated his most famous work and about 10,000 Argentinians were patiently waiting for the painter's signature.
After his death, held on January 28, 1968 in Zrich, Switzerland, gave his birth ownership, in 2011, to the Foujita Foundation. "The vast variety of his work expresses a unique aesthetic extension, combining the magnificent sobriety and accuracy of Japanese designers with French school cuisine." Enchanting and interesting, he was personally and enigmatic, predicting a skilled dandy image, "explained Carole Boivineau, the head of the entity.
Finally, it is worth remembering the words of the artist himself, who emphasized: "Only the power of art can transfer racial boundaries and obstacles to penetrate human heart", in response to art defaults, sentence: "Every work day of my life, although people tend to say: "But it's just a painting!"