Jean Arp


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Noun1.Jean Arp - Alsatian artist and poet who was cofounder of dadaism in Zurich; noted for abstract organic sculptures (1887-1966)
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Records were also found for Jean Arp (S4-9m) and Germaine Richier ($3m), and it was fascinating to see Archipenko chased by Russian, Chinese, American and European bidders.
Schwitters pertenecio a la vieja guardia dadaista con Tristan Tzara, Hugo Ball, Francis Picabia, Jean Arp y algunos otros.
His art follows the examples of Picasso and Jean Arp in undermining the concept of the artist's obligation to maintain a single cohesive style.
It is joined by an abstract brass work by the Franco-German Dadaist artist Jean Arp, entitled Homme vu par une Fleur (Flower's-eye View of a Man), donated to the collection by a longstanding Friend of the Barber Institute.
The following day a visit to Meudon to see Jean Arp in his studio presented an experience of quite another kind.
1933 was clearly the high point of this exchange and a remarkable year for Hepworth, for it included a trip to Paris, where she visited the studios of Jean Arp, Picasso and Brancusi, the last filling her with admiration for 'the complete unity of form and material' found in his work and for the revelation that sculpture could be so joyous, spontaneous, active and elemental.
He himself was a fabulous photographer and he produced hundreds of images of various Dada and Surrealist artists that he had published, including Marcel Duchamp, Jean Arp, Tristan Tzara, Hans Bellmer, Giorgio de Chirico, and, of course, Dali.
He was exposed there to modernist artists and sculptors - among them Constantin Brancusi, Jean Arp and Henry Moore - who influenced his future artistic style.
Dada spread to several centers in Europe and the US and was represented by such artists Jean Arp, Kurt Schwitters, Max Ernst, and the Romanian poet Tristan Tzara, among others.
Por otra parte, es necesario entender la sencilla diferenciacion entre imagen y forma, para que se pueda entender mejor las litografias de El Lissitski, los collages tipograficos de Popova, las geometrias de color en pigmento sobre papel de Vordemnerge, de Jean Arp y Sophie Taeuber-Arp, las elegantes ensambladuras de Eduardo Chillida de los cincuenta, y desde luego las extraordinarias suites Paris y Berlin de Albert Rafols-Casamada de los aros sesenta y setenta.
INSPIRED BY ARTIST JEAN ARP, HOLTROP BEGAN WITH SPATIAL SKETCHES THROUGH WHICH HE INTENDED TO 'DISCOVER FORM'
Among the big names were the writer Victor Hugo's grandson Francois Hugo, who was a friend of Jean Cocteau, Max Ernst, Jean Arp and Pablo Picasso, and Henri Hamm, whose circle included artists Amadeo Modigliani and Henri Douanier Rousseau.