Hans Arp
German-French, 1886-1966
2,655 followers
Hans Arp
German-French, 1886-1966
2,655 followers
High auction record
$485k, Sotheby's, 2014
High auction record
$485k, Sotheby's, 2014
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art,
Tate Modern
2017
SWISS ARTISTS 1880-1980,
Galerie Angle
2014
The St. Petersburg Paradox,
Swiss Institute

A pioneer of abstract art, Jean (aka Hans) Arp was instrumental in founding the Dada movement and …

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A pioneer of abstract art, Jean (aka Hans) Arp was instrumental in founding the Dada movement and participated actively in Surrealism and Constructivism. In his collages, reliefs, and sculptures, Arp often incorporated waste material such as discarded paper and fabric, and embraced chance and spontaneity as integral …

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