Category: Paul Klee

In de medina

201521 Marrakech, Marokko December 2014 Als je de medina in Marrakech ziet, begrijp je meteen de schilderijen die Paul Klee heeft gemaakt tijdens zijn reis naar Noord-Afrika. Alles is in warme bruine en okergele tinten. Kom je buiten de echt toeristische plekken, dan is er waarschijnlijk weinig veranderd met honderd jaar geleden. Mensen uit de…

Guggenheim Museum

Solomon Guggenheim, guided by his art adviser, German painter Hilla Rebay, began to collect works by nonobjective artists in 1929. Guggenheim first began to show his collection in his apartment, and as the collection grew, he established the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation in 1937. The foundation’s goal was the "promotion and encouragement and education in…

Jenssen, Olav Christopher (1954- ) – 1990-91 Aphasia, from the Series Lack of Memory (Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki, Finland)

Oil and acrylic on canvas; 275 x 255 cm. Olav Christopher Jenssen (born in Sortland, Norway, in 1954) studied from 1976 to 1979 at the Statens Håndverks- og Kunstindustrieskole in Oslo, and from 1980 to 1981 at the Statens Kunstakademie in Oslo. He continued his studies abroad, first in New York and then in Berlin…