Niko Pirosmani: the ‘vagabond’ who inspired the Russian avant-garde

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Niko Pirosmani’s Tatar Camel Driver
© Roberto Bigano; Infinitart 2015

Niko Pirosmanashvili, a peasant from the Caucasus Mountains who became a self-taught artist known as Pirosmani and inspired key figures in the Russian avant-garde, is about to get his due in Europe with an exhibition that will open this week at the Albertina in Vienna.

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