Nikolai Voldemar Triik

1884-1940 Estonia/Modernist

 

Brief Biography-Nikolai Voldemar Triik from Tallinn first studied at the Saint Petersburg Art and Industry Academy. After being expelled for political reasons he studied under Ants Laikmaa in Tallinn and Osip Braz back in Saint Petersburg. His studies were extensive, he also studied with the Finnish Art Association, and three art schools in Paris. His later travels took him to Norway, Germany and Denmark before returning to Estonia to teach in Tartu, there he became the first professor of Art in Estonia. He died in Tallinn in 1940.

 

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aino suits

aino suits


fight with hydra

fight with hydra


finnish landscape

finnish landscape


finnish scene

finnish scene


lennuk

lennuk


old garden

old garden

portrait of
alexander tassa

portrait of alexander tassa

portrait of
v martna

portrait of v martna


self portrait

self portrait


tartu view

tartu view

the birth
of freedom

the birth of freedom

view from
a window

view from a window

view of a
small town

view of a small town


view on tallinn

view on tallinn by Nikolai Voldemar Triik

winter with tartu
river ema

winter with tartu river ema