Peter Klasen  (German, 1935) 

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Peter Klasen, Pochette-surprise

 

Peter Klasen
Pochette-surprise
1966

Auction: Apr 27, 2014
Perrin, Royere, Lajeunesse - Versailles Enchères
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Peter Klasen, Shadow burnt into the plank wall Nagasaki

 

Peter Klasen
Shadow burnt into the plank wall Nagasaki
1982

Auction: Apr 27, 2014
Perrin, Royere, Lajeunesse - Versailles Enchères
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Peter Klasen, Regard manette inflammable D35

 

Peter Klasen
Regard manette inflammable D35
2000

Auction: Apr 27, 2014
Perrin, Royere, Lajeunesse - Versailles Enchères
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Peter Klasen, Court-circuit

 

Peter Klasen
Court-circuit
1965

Auction: Apr 27, 2014
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Peter Klasen, Peril/Corrosif

 

Peter Klasen
Peril/Corrosif
circa 1970

Waterhouse & Dodd
Peter Klasen, Wagon SNCF gris/rouge zq 235

 

Peter Klasen
Wagon SNCF gris/rouge zq 235
circa 1970

Waterhouse & Dodd
Peter Klasen, Nu/Amperemetre Fond Bleu

 

Peter Klasen
Nu/Amperemetre Fond Bleu
circa 1970

Waterhouse & Dodd
Peter Klasen, Prise mâle + bouche (Ouverte)

 

Peter Klasen
Prise mâle + bouche (Ouverte)
1969

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Peter Klasen, Camion détail système hydraulique VIII

 

Peter Klasen
Camion détail système hydraulique VIII
1975

Waterhouse & Dodd
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Peter Klasen, G24

 

Peter Klasen
G24
aquatint

 

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Peter Klasen, Blue gurl 510 inhalation

 

Peter Klasen
Blue gurl 510 inhalation
mixed media on canvas

 

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Peter Klasen, MG 12

 

Peter Klasen
MG 12, 1979
acrylic and pencil on paper

 

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1935   Born Lübeck, Germany
1955   Admitted to the Beaux-Arts de Berlin where he followed a course by Will Grohmann, friend of Paul Klee. He went to Hans Richter's conferences (the protagonist of the Dada movement) and also those of Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (Head of the Die Brucke following). He met young artists including Georg Baselitz and the photographer Benjamin Katz
1959   Assisted at the opening of the Documenta de Cassel and visited the exhibition dedicated to Wols (whom he discovered a few months before during an exhibition in Berlin). Then he moves to Paris; 'Each day from 6pm to midnight, I went to the Cinémathèque on the rue d'Ulm to watch Fritz Lang and Murneau's films.' He also discovered the nouvelle vague française, the Italian neo-realists and the Shodox by John Cassavetes at the Biennale de Paris.
1961   First appearance of sections of women's bodies in his painting
1963   Participated at the exhibition 'Image à cinq branches' at the Galerie Marthias-Fels in Paris with René Bertholo, Carl Frederic Reuterswärd, Hervé Télémaque et Jan Voss : catalogue préfacé par José Pierre.
  Studied at Hochschule der Künste Berlin, Germany
  Currently lives and works in Paris
  Teacher at the European Academy of Fine Arts Trier, Germany
1997   Public works at l’Espace Cargo, Marseille.
1997   Made in France, Centre Georges Pompidou Paris, France
1992   Exteriors 1991-1992, Guy Pieters Gallery, Knokke-le-Zoute.
1991   (solo exhibitions) Arts point Gallery, Tokyo.
Klasen devant le miroir de notre monde, Galerie GKM, Malmö.
Galerie Alexandre de la Salle, Saint-Paul-de-Vence.
Shock corridor Dead End, Galerie Louis Carré & Cie, FIAC, Paris.
1990   (solo exhibitions)The Berlin Wall Cycle and Recent Paintings, Mayer-Schwartz Gallery, Los Angeles.
Les Années 60 de Klasen, Galerie de Bellecour, Lyon.
City Lights, Galerie Le Miroir d’Encre, Bruxelles.
1988   (solo exhibitions) Œuvres Récentes, Galerie Gastaud, Clermont-Ferrand
Rétrospective, Galerie d’art contemporain, Charmalières.
Galerie Jacqueline Storme, Lille.
Le Mur de Berlin, Sortie d’usine, PACA, Angers.
Galleri GKM, Malmö.
Galerie Mathias Fels, FIAC, Paris.
Maximilian Gallery, New York.
Histoire de lieux ordinaires, peintures, Galerie Louis Carré & Cie, Paris.
Histoire de lieux ordinaires, œuvres sur papier, Galerie Fanny Guillon-Lafaille, Paris.
1987   Oeuvres de 1961 à 1987, Hôtel de Ville, Cholet ; Nouveau Théâtre, Angers, PACA, Angers.
Présence Contemporaine, Rétrospective de l’œuvre peinte de 1960 à 1987, Cloître Saint-Louis, Aix-en-Provence.
Rétrospective, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Carcassone.
1980   Form of Realism Today, Musée d'Art Contemporain Montréal, Québec, Canada
1976   Art Contemporain IV, Centre Georges Pompidou Paris, France
1972   Palais des Beaux-Arts Brussels, Belgium
1966 - 1972   Galerie Mathias Fels Paris, France
1970   Three Tendencies in Contemporary French Art, Hannover, Munich, Cologne, Brussels, Antwerp
1968   L'art Vivant, 1965-1968, Fondation Maeght Saint Paul de Vence, France
1964   Galerie Friedrich Munich, Germany
1964   Mythologoes quotidiennes, Musée d'Art Moderne Paris