Monday, April 22, 2013

Modern Print Monday: Sonia Delaunay

Sonia Delaunay

Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979) was extremely innovative in the teens and twenties,
applying the new principles of geometric minimalism to repeat pattern.

She is also known as Sonia Delaunay-Terk

Read more about this artist here:


  1. Thank you for the link! She is one of my favorite artists.

  2. She was indeed a great innovative woman!

  3. This is someone new to me but I love what I just saw of her work. That top piece would be great fabric! Thanks.

  4. Wow! What an incredible life/ woman / artist / innovator! You could take one of her designs; quilt it, bind it and put it in a 'Modern Quilts' competition and who would be the wiser? (Remember the story about Norman Rockwell doing a Jackson Pollack?) cheers, Claire W.