#460 - from 16 February 2017 to 22 February 2017
Otto Freundlich, Spherical Body, 1925, pastel, private collection. Photo: Rheinisches Bildarchiv Köln.
COLOGNE – The artist had not enjoyed a true retrospective in forty years. The Ludwig museum decided to correct that blunder and focuses on the case of Otto Freundlich (1878-1943). Contrary to other persecuted artists, this lover of abstract art, as well as a fervent Communist activist did not survive the Nazi hell. After living for a long time in France, he was deported [Read]
Openings of the week (Belgique, France, Suisse, Monaco, Luxembourg)
Art shows not to be missed
ED VAN DER ELSKEN, Amsterdam's enfant terrible
Ed van der Elsken (1925-1990) left memorable pictures of Paris in the 1950s and 1960s. But he also wnadered around the world as proves this complete exhibition of his work.
Ed van der Elsken, Girl in the Subway, Tokyo (1984) Nederlands Fotomuseum / © Ed van der Elsken / Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
At the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, until 21 May 2017