Crane Kalman Gallery

David Bomberg

(British, 1890–1957)

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David Bomberg

Jerusalem, 1924

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Biography

Timeline

1890
Born in Birmingham
1911 - 1913
Studied at the Slade where he was awarded the Tonks prize
1915
Founder-member of the London Group; exhibited with the Vorticists
1918 - 1919
Commissioned by the Canadian War Records Office to paint "Sappers at Work"
1923 - 1927
Lived in Palestine where he developed his strongly expressive geometric style
1930 - 1939
Lived in Spain
1945 - 1953
During the Second World War he was an Official War Artist, and after the war taught at the Borough Polytechnic in London
1954 - 1957
Returned to Spain
1957
Died
1988
Major retrospective exhibition at the Tate Gallery