Monday, June 13, 2016

Observingart: Nicolai Astrup at HOK 10. juni - 11. september 2016

Nikolai Astrup,
Marsmorgen, ca 1920
As one of the most renowned Norwegian artists, Nikolai Astrup's work transforms the rugged Norwegian landscape into a mythical, living entity. This is the first international exhibition of his paintings and prints. At HOK the exhibition is expanded with new contemporary artworks that treat the relationship between life, ecology and sustainability with the same commitment as Astrup did.

Read more at Henie Onstad ArtCentre

Is Astrups' "Marsmorgen" a genuine expression of natures own, organic, primal cry 
(un)like to or in dialogue with Munchs "Cry"? 

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