A popular member of “The Eight” who depicted modern, urban life using a bold, impressionist technique.
By Nina Sangimino
VII. Suggested Resources
Ernest Lawson, while Canadian-born, became one of the most important American modernist painters in the beginning of the twentieth century. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, he moved to Kansas City, Missouri in 1888 where he studied art for the first time at the Kansas City Art Institute. He continued his artistic training