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Jean Arp

Art is the consequence, the sum of all tensions of our time.

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Hans Arp, Jean, was born in Strasbourg in 1887. He studied first to the Art Academy of Weimar (1904-1906), then to the Julian Academy in Paris (1908). He was a founder member of the group Der Moderne Bund in 1911. In 1912 he contributed to the Blaue Reiter Almanac and exhibited with this group. Jean Arp, then, created abstract collages. In 1914, he took . . .

4 work(s) available

Unknown title III
Lithograph
Idol
Woodcut
Doll
Etching
Paroles peintes II
Etching

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
* Sculptures de 1957 1966 , F. Arp, Arthur Niggli, Teufen, 1968 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Jean Arp, I. Jianou, Arted, Paris, 1973
  • Arp, bibliographie, A. Bleikasten, 2 Vol., Grant & Cutter, Londres, 1981/83
  • Jean Arp, rtrospective, MAM de la ville de Paris, 1986
  • Hans Arp, S. Fauchereau, Albin Michel, 1988
  • Jean Arp : L'invention de la forme, Collectif, Ed. 5 continets, 2004
  • Dada, Muse National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, 2005
  • Art is Arp, Les ateliers de Hans-Jean Arp, I. Ewig, Ed. Musees De Strasbourg, 2009
  • Hans Arp, La nature des choses, collectif, Ed. Feymedia, 2012
  • Atelier Jean Arp et Sophie Taeuber, Renaud Ego, Fondation Arp, d. des Cendre, 2012
  • Jean Arp sculptures, Ari Hartig, Ed. Hatje Cantz, 2012
To read from the artist :
  • Jours effeuills, Gallimard, Paris, 1966
  • Sable de lune: pomes choisis, Jean Arp, Ed. Arfuyen, 2005
Website :
www.fondationarp.org/

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Art movements

  • + PHOTOGRAPHY BETWEEN WARS / 1918-1939 / Robert Tatlin, Alexandre Rodchenko, etc.
  • + DADAISM / 1916-1924 / Erwin Blumenfeld, Marcel Duchamp, Marcel Janco, Kurt Schwitters, Sophie Taueber-Arp, etc.
  • + SURREALISM / 1924-1969 / Marcel Duchamp, Dora Maar, Kurt Schwitters, Taro Okamoto, Antonio Berni, etc.
  • + ABSTRACTION-CREATION / 1931-1938 / Etienne Bothy, Frantisek Kupka, Piet Mondrian, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Georges Vantongerloo, etc.
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