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Louis Lozowick    (American/Russian, 1892-1973)

 Louis Lozowick - Subway Construction (Prints and Multiples) h: 6.7 x w: 13.1 in / h: 17 x w: 33.3 cm
Louis Lozowick
Subway Construction 1931
 
 Louis Lozowick - Tanks #2 (Steel Plant) (Prints and Multiples) h: 14.6 x w: 9 in / h: 37.1 x w: 22.9 cm
Louis Lozowick
Tanks #2 (Steel Plant) 1929
 
 

Biography
1906 Came to America to join his brother
1906 - 1919 Attended art school, finished college, served in the army and traveled throughout the United States
1920 Begins Machine Ornament series
1919 - 1924 Lozowich lived and traveled throughout Europe; spending most of his time in Pars, Berlin and Moscow
1926 versatility and range of interests are shown through his stage sets for the 1926 production of Georg Kaiser's play "Gas"
1927 made his first prints, which were well-received in Europe and the US; encouraged by Carl Zigrosser of the Weythe Gallery to resume lithography
1943 moved to New Jersey where he continued to paint and make prints. The human condition remained a constant theme of his art, and an ongoing interest in nature appears more frequently in his later works.
1973 passed away

Exhibitions
1940 Made various murals and prints for the WPA during the Depression
1927 Machine Age Exposition in New York
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