Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner KG

Rudolf Belling

(German, 1886–1972)

dreiklang by rudolf belling

Rudolf Belling

Dreiklang, 1919

erotik by rudolf belling

Rudolf Belling

Erotik, 1920

segelmotiv i by rudolf belling

Rudolf Belling

Segelmotiv I, 1959

skulptur 23 by rudolf belling

Rudolf Belling

Skulptur 23, 1923

Biography

Timeline

1886
26.08.1886 Rudolph Belling was born in Berlin
1905
He is trained as modeling sculptor for decorative arts and crafts
1909
Works for Max Reinhard´s theater productions at the Deutsches Theater Berlin
1911
Becomes 'Meisterschüler' of Peter Breuer at the Kunstakademie-Charlottenburg and travels through Belgium, Great Britain and France where he visits Picasso in Paris
1918 - 1924
One of the founders of the Novembergruppe
1931
Appointed member of the 'Preussische Akademie der Künste' Berlin of which he resigns in ´37
1935
Teaches at the Annot art school, NY
1937
Emigrates to Turkey where he teaches since ´36 at the department of sculpture of the 'Akademie der Künste' in Istanbul. His works are abolished and destroyed in Nazi Germany
1952 - 1965
Teaches architecture at the 'Technische Universitaet' Istanbul
1955
Receives the 'Grosses Bundesverdienstkreuz' of the BRD

Exhibitions

2002 - 3003
Galerie Voemel, Duesseldorf
2002 - 2003
Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner, Bremen/Berlin
1992
Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner, Bremen / Berlin
1976
Stadtmuseum, Munich
1971
Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
1967 - 1968
Akademie der Kuenste, Berlin
Galerie Wolfgang Ketterer, Munich
1962
Galerie Alex Voemel, Duesseldorf
1959
Galerie Wolfgang Gurlitt, Munich
1956
Karl-Ernst-Osthaus-Museum, Hagen