Emerik Fejes (Yugoslavian, 1969)

Timeline

1904
Born in Osijek on November 3rd, the seven of fourteen children
1949
Novi Sad, he started painting his first pictures
1955
His work was shown to the public the first time
1956
Zagreb art critic Micá Basocecic put on the first one-man-show of Fejes work
1957
Became acquainted with Oto Bihalji-Merin, who more than any other individual must be credited with the extraordinary degree of international fame that Fejes achieved
1969
July 9th, Emerik Fejes died of lung cancer