Simon Theobald

Edvard Munch

(Norwegian, 1863–1944)

melancholie iii by edvard munch

Edvard Munch

Melancholie III, 1902

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Biography

Timeline

1863
Born Engelhangen, Norway
1879
Enters Technical College to become an engineer
1880
Leaves College to purue painting and joins the Realist Painters
1881
Enrolls at the Royal School of Art and Design
1882
Exhibits at the Industries and Art Exhibition
1889
Attends Bonnat School of Art in Paris
1892
Invited by the Berlin Artists’ Association to exhibit in Berlin, Germany
1895
The press urges a boycott of Munch’s exhibition at Blomquist’s gallery in Christiana, Norway
1902
Exhibits the “Frieze of Life” at the Berlin Secession
1908
Entered a hospital in Copenhagen, Denmark following a nervous breakdown

Exhibitions

2011
Sommergäste. Von Arp bis Werefkin - Die Klassische Moderne in Mecklenburg und Pommern, Staatliches Museum Schwerin, Germany
Die unbekannte Sammlung - Klassiker der Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany
2006
Edvard Munch, The Modern Life of the Soul, Museum of Modern Art, NY
2004 - 2005
Edvard Munch, The Frieze of Life, National Gallery of Victoria
Munch-mueseet, Permanent Collections
Oslo National Gallery, Permanent Collections
New York Metropolitan Museum, Permanent Collections
Los Angeles Getty Center, Permanent Collections