Soshana Afroyim

Art on This Day

Soshana Afroyim was born on this day in 1927. She was an Austrian painter of the Modernism period. Shoshana was a full-time artist and traveled frequently, exhibiting her work internationally. 

 

During her journeys, she portrayed many well known personalities and her art developed in different directions. Her early period artwork was largely naturalistic in nature, showing landscapes and portraits. Later her style developed towards abstract art, strongly influenced by Asian calligraphy.