mondrian mondrian  /ˈmɑndri ən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Dutch painter whose work (intersecting lines at right angles and planes in primary colors) influenced the development of abstract art (1872-1944)

News

  • Palm Springs: Developer seeks downtown parcel for hotel project

    PALM SPRINGS — A parcel across from the Palm Springs Convention Center originally approved for a “hip and cool” Mondrian Hotel about five years ago is now being proposed as a high-end Dolce brand resort, known for its expertise in hosting meetings.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Desert Sun

Quotes

  1. "For an art lover to present his collection in Moscow -- the cradle of modernist utopias, from Malevich to Mondrian -- is a unique opportunity," Pinault, 72, wrote in the show's catalog.
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Francois Pinault Source: Bloomberg

  2. "The national gallery has the only large 20th century collection in our whole Asian Pacific region, but we're lacking a Kandinsky and a Mondrian and a major Picasso and just a few other things," Mr Radford said. "There are just a handful...
    on Oct 12, 2005 By: Ron Radford Source: The Age

  3. "It's in how he filmed northern light," Toibin says. "I'm also interested in a painter like Mondrian, in how little he used to get an effect."
    on May 22, 2009 By: Colm Toibin Source: The Australian

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