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7 child artist prodigies: A visual guide
4-year-old painter Aelita Andre is being hyped as the "next Picasso" — but she's got competition from other aggressively precocious youngsters
 
4-year-old Aelita Andre CORBIS

Last weekend, a 4-year-old Australian girl named Aelita Andre became the youngest artist ever to have a solo exhibition of her work at a Chelsea art gallery in New York City. The ostentatiously youthful painter has sold examples of her abstract, exuberant art for upwards of $30,000, and been praised for her "great colors, great movement, great composition." She's just the latest in a string of pint-sized art world prodigies. Here are six others:

 

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