Leon Kossoff
British, born 1926
2,783 followers
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2017
Bacon, Freud, and the London painters,
ARoS Aarhus Art Museum
2016
London Calling: Bacon, Freud, Kossoff, Andrews, Auerbach, Kitaj,
J. Paul Getty Museum
2014
Annely Juda Fine Art at ART Cologne 2014,
Annely Juda Fine Art

Leon Kossoff is one of Britain’s greatest living artists, best known for his impastoed figurative and cityscape paintings and his heavy emphasis on drawing, both as a medium itself and as an intrinsic part of his painting process. Alongside his friend Frank Auerbach, Kossoff developed an extremely visceral, expressive …

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