Hans Bellmer
German, 1902-1975
1,065 followers
Hans Bellmer
German, 1902-1975
1,065 followers
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
No Reserve Fall Fine Art Auction,
RoGallery
2017
Hans Bellmer, Sascha Braunig, Matthew Ronay,
Office Baroque
2014
Disturbing Innocence,
The FLAG Art Foundation

Hans Bellmer adopted his controversial practice—the creation of provocative, often grotesque …

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Hans Bellmer adopted his controversial practice—the creation of provocative, often grotesque sculptures of pubescent female dolls—in the 1930s to rebel against the artistic rules and standards of beauty imposed by the Nazi government. After moving to Berlin in 1923, Bellmer became close with the Dada artists, …

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