Montrasio Arte

Hans Hartung

(German, 1904–1989)

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Hans Hartung

Untitled, 1953

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Born in Leipzig, Germany
1925 - 1929
Studied at the Fine Art Academy in Dresden and Munich, Germany
Moved to Paris, France
Obtained French nationality
member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts, Berlin, Germany
Received the First International prize for painting, Venice Biennal, Venice, Italy
Received the Grand Prix des Beaux-Arts from the city of Paris, France
Received the Grand Prix des Arts de la ville de Paris, Paris, France
Received the Prix Kokoschka, Austria
Died in Antibes, France


La peinture autrement, Musée Fernand Léger, Biot, France
La couleur en avant, Musée d’Art Contemporain de Nice, France
Regard sur l’abstraction lyrique, Musée des Beaux Arts de Carcassonne, France
Hans Hartung: The Final Years 1980-1989, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London (solo)
Hartung: Prints, Musée d’Art et d’Histoire, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
Boeing 70, Villa Giulia, Verbania, Italy (solo)
Hartung: Prints, Musée de Vannes, France (solo)
2010 - 2011
Hans Hartung Prints, Museum of Prints and Drawings, National Museum of Berlin, Germany; Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France; Musée d'Art et d'Histoire de Genève, Geneva Switzerland. cat. Céline Chicha Casteix, Christian Rümelin and Andreas Schalhorn (solo)
Hans Hartung: The last paintings, Cheim & Read, New York, USA (solo)
Accrochage, Galerie Boisserée, J. & W. Boisserée GmbH, Cologne, Germany
Alechinsky • Appel • Dubuffet • Hartung 'Obra gráfica', Galeria Eude, Barcelona, Spain

Public Collections

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid, Spain
Tate Gallery, London, UK