Swiss, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 1 September 1862, in Geneva; died 29 February 1928, in Nyon.
Painter, scenographer. Stage sets.
Appia was a man of the theatre: a musician, stage designer and director. He created stage decors where space is punctuated by simple vertical, horizontal and slanting lines, playing on the contrasts between black, grey and white....