Ants Vomm was born on June 4, 1931 in Tartu, Estonia. After his mother fled with son Ants and daughter Mai from the Soviet invasion, the family members were interned in an American camp for displaced persons for four years in Germany.
August Vomm was born on July 4th 1906 in the Penuja township of the Abja region of Estonia close to the Latvian border. August studied portraiture under Ado Vabbe at the Tartu “Pallas” Art Academy from 1924-1927. From 1928-1931 he studied sculpture under Anton Starkopf and Voldemar Mellik. August was the 17th graduate from the […]
Exhibited in countless exhibitions in Europe, U.S.A., Canada and Australia, including one-man shows in Washington, New York, Stockholm, Munich, Brussels, Rome, Parmas, Helsinki, Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa.
My name is Ilona Burghardt and I was born in London, Ontario. I attended at the University of Western Ontario, and the Ontario College of Art. I started drawing when I was very young and have always been attracted to painting, and the world of visual art. To me, the process of creation is such […]
Born in Toronto, Canada on August 13,1956. Grew up on dairy farm in Tottenham, Ontario. Graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1978. Studied Basic Design and Illustration at George Brown College in 1979 and received a Certificate in Radio and Television Arts from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute in 1980. [...]
Johann Naha was born in Riga, Latvia on January 3, 1902. He studied graphic design and applied arts at the Estonian National Academy of Arts in Tallinn and was a student of G. Reindorff. He studied further in Paris, Berlin and other European cities including the Art Academy in München, Germany. Johann emigrated from Estonia […]
Multi-media artist born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Her grandparents were born in Estonia and emigrated to Sweden during WWII, then to Canada. She has a natural artistic talent, seeing beauty in form and colour. Inspired by animals, nature, landscapes, and science, she explores Canada, Estonia, and the rest of the globe in her work. Though […]
Velta Paparde was a worldly woman of many talents, born in Liepāja, Latvia 1909. She studied art with fellow Baltic women at the Art Academy of Latvia in Riga and developed her technique over decades of travel. She lost her first husband during the Soviet occupation of Latvia, then remarried later in life and settled her family in Toronto, […]