Painting "Landscape with a boat"
1926 - 1991
Place and Date of Production:
43 х 73 cm.
Janis Osis his first skills in art got from his uncle –
painter A. Stunda. In 1951 he graduated Latvia Art academy with diploma
work “Latvian fishermen”. This work was exhibited in 8th international
biennial in Venice (1956) and it’s placed in Tretjakov gallery.
Artist took part in exhibitions since 1951.
were made in Krasnojarsk and Tomsk (1971, together with S. Kreics and
A. Zviedris), Lielupe (1972), Ventspils (1972, 1978).
J. Osis was a member of Artists Union (since 1956).
Artist worked as a teacher in J. Rozentals Riga School of art.
was awarded with 3rd premium in competition of art education
institutions in Moscow (1950), with silver medal for “The best work of
fine arts” and 2nd rank diploma of USSR Art academy (1958).