Saturday, February 6, 2010

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag #2 ...

... red, black and green floor tiles (1935) ...

... there is just so much to see at this museum ...

... Untitled by Günther Förg
(1st version 1988 2nd version 2000)
an artwork as part of the public staircase ...

Günther Förg ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... is a prominent German painter, graphic designer,
sculptor, and photographer.
His abstract style
is influenced by American abstract painting ...


... Five Bathers (1885-87) by Paul Cézanne ...

... Le buffet à Vauvenargues (1959) by Pablo Picasso ...
[Buffet Henri II avec chien et fauteuil/
Dog by Henry II sideboard ]


... appreciating the artwork of Piet Mondriaan ...

... Composition with Red, Black, Yellow,
Blue and Grey (1921)
by Piet Mondriaan ...

... B, w1 (2000) by Günter Tuzina
an artwork as part of the public staircase ...

Günter Tuzina ... (EN)
guenter-tuzina.com
... offical website of the artist ...
... combines lines, squares, rectangles and Colour Fields
within a frame in a fascinating and inexhaustibly
rich quest for equilibrium and tension.
In its stringent simplicity Tuzina's work is based on Minimal art
and the principles laid down by Theo van Doesburg and De Stijl ...


... La Montagne Sainte-Victoire (1888)
by Paul Cézanne ...


... Jacqueline (1960) by Pablo Picasso ...

... close-up of ...

... Victory Boogie-Woogie (1942-44)
by Piet Mondriaan ...

... me and 'card-player study' (between 1890 -1891)
by Paul Cézanne ...

... Paul Cézanne (1839 – 1906) ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... was a French artist and Post-Impressionist painter
whose work laid the foundations of the transition
from the 19th century conception of artistic endeavour
to a new and radically different world of art in the 20th century.
Cézanne can be said to form the bridge between late 19th century
Impressionism and the early 20th century's
new line of artistic enquiry, Cubism.
The line attributed to both Matisse and Picasso that Cézanne
is the father of us all" cannot be easily dismissed ...

... Pablo Picasso ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... was a Spanish painter, draughtsman, and sculptor.
He is one of the most recognized figures in 20th-century art ...


... Piet Mondriaan ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org/wiki
... He evolved a non-representational form
which he termed Neo-Plasticism.
This consisted of white ground,
upon which was painted a grid
of vertical and horizontal black lines
and the three primary colours ...

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