Influential figurative painter whose emotionally intense portraits express her subjects’ inner lives. Her 1935 painting “Alice Neel And John Rothschild In The Bathroom” exemplifies the subversive, sexual themes that pervaded her work.
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|FULL NAME:||Alice Neel|
|BIRTH DATE:||January 28, 1900|
|AGE:||120 years old|
Alice Neel is a Painter. Her family had very traditional views: her mother told her that she shouldn’t expect much from life since she was born a girl. The death of her one-year-old daughter from diphtheria greatly influenced her work. She attended the Philadelphia School of Design for Women so as to avoid being tempted by the opposite sex. She worked a clerical job to support her family and to save money for art school.
DID YOU KNOW She painted portraits of friends, lovers, Communist Party officials, and complete strangers.
FACT She and Albert Ryder were both American painters.
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Currently, Alice Neel is 120 years old. She will celebrate her 121st birthday on a Sunday, January 28th. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Alice Neel’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, Aquarius’ life pursuit is to understand life’s mysteries and a secret desire to be unique and original. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, have intellectual conversations, are a good listener and dislike limitations, broken promises, being lonely, dull or boring situations, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are: progressive, original, independent, humanitarian, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental, uncompromising, aloof. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius are Leo and Sagittarius.
Alice Neel was born in the Year of the Rat. People born in this year are clever and charming. They’re curious, but sometimes too motivated by money. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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