Stern Pissarro Gallery

Jankel Adler

(Polish, 1895–1949)

boy with catapult by jankel adler

Jankel Adler

Boy with Catapult

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flower still life by jankel adler

Jankel Adler

Flower Still Life, ca. 1928

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Biography

Timeline

1922
Settled in Düsseldorf, taught at the Kunstakademie, member of the artists’ group "Junges Rheinland
1928
Winner of the Gold Medal of Deutsche Kunstausstellung (German Art Exhibition), Düsseldorf
First one-man exhibition at Barmen Museum
1933
Left Germany for Paris 1933
1937
His works were removed from public collections by the Nazis and shown in the exhibition “Entartete Kunst” (Degenerate Art), Munich
1939
Moved to Scotland, later to London
1940
Exhibitions in London, Paris and New York
Studied at the Kunstgewerbeschule, Barmen, Germany

Literature

Exhibition Catalogue “Jankel Adler 1895–1949”, with essay by Ulrich Krempel, Städtische Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Muzeum Sztuki w Lodzi, Köln 1985.
adine NIESZAWER ”Peintres juifs de l’Ecole de Paris 1905-1939” Editions Denoël Paris 2000