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Xul Solar

 (1887 - 1963)
Xul Solar was active/lived in Argentina.  Xul Solar is known for abstract geometric object painting, cubism, sculpture, writing.

Xul Solar

Xul Solar was the adopted name of Oscar Agustín Alejandro Schulz Solari (1887 –1963), Argentine painter, sculptor, writer, and inventor of imaginary languages.

He was born in San Fernando, Buenos Aires Province, in the bosom of a cosmopolitan family. His father, Elmo Schulz Riga, of Baltic German origin, was born in the Latvian city of Riga, at that time part of Imperial Russia. His mother, originally from Italy, was named Agustina Solari. He was educated in Buenos Aires, first as a musician, then as an architect (although he never completed his architectural studies).

After working as a schoolteacher and holding a series of minor jobs in the municipal bureaucracy, on April 5, 1912, he set out on the ship England CarrierDisplaying 750 of 6513 characters.

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About  Xul Solar

Born:  1887 - San Fernando, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died:   1963 - Tigre, Argentina
Known for:  abstract geometric object painting, cubism, sculpture, writing