- Name: Vincent van Gogh
- D/O/B: 3/30/1853
- Member Since: 1886
- Status: Active Member
- Important Role: Giving art lessons to fellow members
- Hobbies: Going on long walks through the countryside; living intensely; being misunderstood; transforming the art world
*Vincent van Gogh was an exceptionally talented letter writer, at a time when correspondence was an art form. His letters are vivid, intelligent, and beautiful word paintings.