Mary Ryan Gallery

Louis Lozowick

(American/Russian, 1892–1973)

subway construction by louis lozowick

Louis Lozowick

Subway Construction, 1931

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tanks #2 (steel plant) by louis lozowick

Louis Lozowick

Tanks #2 (Steel Plant), 1929

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Biography

Timeline

1906 - 1919
Attended art school, finished college, served in the army and traveled throughout the United States
1919 - 1924
Lozowich lived and traveled throughout Europe; spending most of his time in Pars, Berlin and Moscow
1906
Came to America to join his brother
1920
Begins Machine Ornament series
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