Thomas Cole was originally born in Lancashire, England in 1801. In 1818 he and his parents moved to America. Cole’s father wanted him to be a lawyer. However, Cole self-thought himself in the art where he found his true passion on painting. Cole always found picturesque landscapes for which showed interest at an early age.
As a child, Nancy went to Sidwell Friends School. Her mother, Edith, married a second time to a famous Chicago neurosurgeon, Doctor Loyal Davis, in 1929. Loyal Davis adopted Nancy at six years old and gave her the last name Davis. Nancy lived with her mom and new dad in their house in Chicago where she experienced wealth. She had the opportunity to study at the Girls’ Latin School.
He traveled around Burgesses while a lawyer, and while traveling, "he met and fell in love with twenty-three-year-old Martha Wayles Skelton, a wealthy widow and daughter of a prominent Virginia lawyer and landowner" (Onuf). They married in 1772, and got a pretty rundown house, but thanks to Jefferson himself (and some slave laborers), he was able to make it a lot better than how it was. He had seven kids, four girls and three boys. Fighting in the Revolutionary War: Thomas Jefferson was a founding father of America, but of course there was a Battle before that. Jefferson wrote pieces of literature like the "Summary View of the Rights of British America," and the Declaration of Independence.
The artist Jesus Garcia Anido (Chucho) was born on December 1st, 1983 in Havana, Cuba. His artistic process begins since he was very young. His maternal grandfather William Anido enhanced his passion for drawing and painting, training him on several techniques of pencil drawing. The Anido family has been for generations a family of well-known artists in the central part of Cuba, in the province of Las Villas. During his childhood he made several series of drawings and even participated in several drawing competitions in which he was among the top three.
Shortly after his stay in New Mexico, Huxley and his family moved to Llano, California, where he began his work as a screenwriter (Brack). Years later, in 1955, Maria Huxley passed away due to breast cancer (“Aldous Leonard Huxley”). A year following the death of his wife, Huxley married an Italian psychotherapist and violinist, Laura Archera (A. Huxley
Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe is an all-around well known American writer, editor, and literary critic. Poe was most known for his poetry, short stories, and tales of horror and mystery. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 19, 1809 and started writing at the age of 18. In 1836 he married his 13-year-old cousin, Virginia Clemm. He had many influences, styles, and accomplishments.
Brandeis was born in Louisville, Kentucky on November 13, 1856. As stated, Louis was the youngest of the Brandeis children. He had two older sisters one 5 years older and the other 4 years older and one older brother who was 2 years older than Louis. In his childhood, Louis loved his family. His affectionate parents and love for his siblings proved for an emotionally secure and happy childhood.
Roy Lichtenstein was a famous American artist and sculptor. He was born October 27, 1923 in New York, New York and died September 29, 1997 in New York, New York. Lichtenstein was one of the first Pop artists in America to become well-known and he was highly criticized for the movement. For a short time in 1940, he studied at the Art Students League, then went on to study drawing and design at Ohio State University. Some influences on Lichtenstein include Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque.
The empowerment of actually doing it however is absolutely intoxicating. Andy Golub likes to push the envelope. He loves painting and has an insatiable urge to paint on everything he sees. Nothing is safe from his paintbrush, not rocks, shoes, or even cars. Then one day he decided to paint the torso of an old mannequin he discovered laying around a friend’s art studio and he was struck with an idea.
Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 19, 1809. He is one of the thousands of people to become famous for his stories in horror. Throughout his life, he dealt with grief and death more than anything because his life was terrible from childhood to adulthood for the last few years. From happiness to grief, Poe had mostly sadness and misery throughout his life. As a result, when Poe was one his mother died of tuberculosis on December 8, 1811, in the state of Richmond, Virginia.