Arshile gorky, a kindred spirit not long ago, someone brought up the painter arshile gorky (1904-1948) near lake van in turkey. Arshile gorky was an armenian-born american painter influenced largely by his experiences during the armenian genocide a variety of influences can be easily seen in his work, but his. Arshile gorky (är´shīl gôr´kē), c1900–48, american painter, b armenia as vosdanig adoian he escaped the turkish slaughter of armenians, emigrated to the. Biography and paintings gorky’s father immigrated to the united states in order to avoid being drafted into the turkish arshile gorky’s paintings hang. Gorky’s life arshile gorky was born vosdanig adoian around 1902 (there are conflicting accounts of his birth date) in the village of khorkom, near lake van, in an armenian province on the.
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