The Greatest Artist Chosen by the IMDb Poll Board Usersby Breumaster | created - 5 months ago | updated - 5 months ago | Public
Art is a very wide field which connects Sculpturing, painting, music, architecture, writing, filming and many other fields in one word. The IMDb Poll Board Users picked their artists for representing a whole genre.
Which of them had the biggest impact on you?
Please tell us here.
1. Ludwig van Beethoven
Soundtrack | Elysium
Beethoven was the child of a Flamian musician family and became a member of the electoral orchestra of Bonn in 1783. In 1787 he studied at Mozart's in Vienna and in 1792 he moved all to Vienna becoming a student of Joseph Haydn. The Vienna High Society loved him as a piano player as well as as ...
"It's not only the ninth symphony, on which last part the European Council Hymn was made of. Beethoven did many "little" works like the Moonshine Sonata or For Elise, which made him unforgettable. If you ask me for perfection, it's his fifth symphony which totally captures me. He re-aranged the borders of music in it's occurring form radically. He invented a new romantic time, a strongly emotional change of music in that times."
2. Leonardo Da Vinci
Writer | The Year of Living Locked Up
The archetypal "Renaissance Man," Leonardo da Vinci was one of the greatest scientific minds as well as one of the greatest visual artists the human race has ever produced. The illegitimate son of a wealthy Florentine notary, Piero da Vinci, and a peasant woman named Caterina, Leonardo was born in ...
"Painting, sculpture, science.... it has to be Da Vinci."
3. Michelangelo Buonarroti
Writer | So kindly to the cold stone is the fire...
Michelangelo Buonarroti was born on March 6, 1475 in Caprese, Florence, Italy. Michelangelo was a writer, known for So kindly to the cold stone is the fire... (2022). Michelangelo died on February 18, 1564 in Rome, Italy.
"My second choice: Michelangelo"
Dan Dassow's pick.
4. Arno Breker
Self | Arno Breker, Portrait eines Bildhauers
Arno Breker was born on July 19, 1900 in Elberfeld [now Wuppertal], Germany. He was previously married to Charlotte Kluge and Demetra Messala. He died on February 13, 1991 in Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
"Leaving Politics aside, I was very impressed by the sculptures of Arno Breker."
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