Yves Klein

About Yves Klein

Birth Day: April 28, 1928
Birth Place: Nice, France
Died On: Jun 6, 1962 (age 34)
Birth Sign: Taurus

Yves Klein Net Worth

Yves Klein was bornon April 28, 1928 in Nice, France. French painter and performance art practitioner who helped to establish the Nouveau Realisme movement in art.
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💰 Net worth: 17 Million

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About

French Painter and performance art practitioner who helped to establish the Nouveau Realisme movement in art.

Before Fame

He created his early performance art masterpiece, "Monotone Symphony," in 1949, at the age of twenty-one.

Trivia

He was known for his monochromatic and photomontage pieces. His famous monochromatic exhibition "Blue Epoch" opened at Milan's Gallery Apollinaire in 1957 and featured a series of identical, blue canvases.

Family Life

He was born in Nice, France, to Artist parents. He had a son named Yves Amu Klein who grew up to create robotic sculptures.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of fellow Artist Willem de Kooning.