Experimental artist and painter who used bright colors to portray everyday objects. He painted Paisaje con Monumento. He was known for creating non-existent words and imaginary languages.
He emulated ancient Chinese and Japanese prints in his landscape from "Fiordo" from 1943.
He was compared to sculptor Wassily Kandinsky.
He initially studied to become an architect, and then trained as a musician. He was employed as a schoolteacher and bureaucrat before embarking on a worldwide tour.
He was born into a cosmopolitan family headed by patriarch Elmo Schulz Riga.