Jan Venjarski

Born in 1928 in Kovačica. Died in 1985.
He completed five grades of the primary school in Kovačica. He was a farmer.
Lived and worked in Kovačica.
He is one of the first naïve painters in Kovačica, he paints in a very precise and easy manner with a special attention to details. He shows the life in a village, his surroundings, too, and the light motif in his work are horses. He used oil on canvas and painted genre motifs.
He became a member of the Gallery of Naïve Art in 1954.

  • Day of bitrh1928
  • Day of death1985
  • CityKovačica