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Shinn, Everett

Born: 1876 AD
Died: 1953 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Artists, Illustrators, Painters

1876 – Everette Shinn, born on the 6th of November in Woodstown, New Jersey, USA. He was an American painter and illustrator and member of the Ashcan School.

1888 – 1890 – Studied industrial design at the Spring Garden School in Philadelphia.

1893 – 1897 – He studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

1893 – He began his professional career as an illustrator for the Philadelphia Press.

1898 – Became an illustrator for various periodicals, and moved to New York.

1901 – He painted theatre scenes.

1902 – Set designs, usually in pastels, as in ‘London Hippodrome’.

1908 – He was among the founders of the Eight, a school of painting based on Realism.

1953 – Died on the 1st of May in New York City.