About painter


Tine Gorjup

Professional academic painter, 1909-1991.

The painter and graphic artist Tine Gorjup was one of those outstanding Slovenian artists whose creative power and artistic level constantly attracted attention, and continues to remain topical. With his art, especially with his landscape paintings, still lifes and portraits.

Tine Gorjup was the artist of colour realism. With extensive knowledge and good humour, he was able to convincingly imprint personal feelings in his paintings.

With new modern knowledge in painting, he masterfully continued and upgraded the growth and development of the Slovenian visual arts.