BirthdayNovember 14, 1885

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Sonia Delaunay

    Full name: Sonia Delaunay
    Also known as: Sonia Delaunay, Delaunay, Sonia
    Professions: Costume Designer, Set Decorator
    Nationality: Russian, French

  2. Sonia Delaunay Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 5th of December, 1979 (Age: 94)

  3. Sonia Delaunay Biography

    Sonia Delaunay (November 14, 1885 – December 5, 1979) was a Jewish-French artist who, with her husband Robert Delaunay and others, cofounded the Orphism art movement, noted for its use of strong colours and geometric shapes. Her work extends to painting, textile design and stage set design. She was the first living female artist to have a retrospective exhibition at the Louvre in 1964, and in 1975 was named an officer of the French Legion of Honor.Her work in modern design included the concepts of geometric abstraction, the integration of furniture, fabrics, wall coverings, and clothing.

  4. Sonia Delaunay Family

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