short biography

Edvard Munch (born in Løten / Norway, 1863; died in Ekely / Norway, 1944) was an artist of symbolism and a pioneer of the German Expressionism. 1892 he co-founded the Berliner Secession. Since 1894 he produced printmaking Publications. Famous works are: "The Scream" (1895); "The Dance of Life" (1899); "The Girls on the Bridge" (1905), amongst others.

Symbolism, preparation of Expressionimus, painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, cycles, series, repetitions, range of colors by chance, intentional scratching and soiling pictures

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collection/s

Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki ° Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen Belvedere, Wien ° Es Baluard, Palma de Mallorca Falmouth Art Gallery Gallery of Fine Arts, Ostrava Getty, Los Angeles Hamburger Kunsthalle ° Hiroshima Museum of Art Honolulu Academy of Arts Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth Kreeger Museum, Washington Kunsthalle Bremen ° Kunsthalle Mannheim Kunsthaus Zürich Kunstmuseum Basel / Museum für Gegenwartskunst ° Kunstmuseum Moritzburg, Halle Kunstmuseum Ravensburg ° Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz / Museum Gunzenhauser Leopold Hoesch Museum + Papiermuseum Düren MOMA - The Museum of Modern Art, New York ° Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu . Museum Behnhaus Drägerhaus, Lübeck Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam ° Museum Folkwang, Essen ° Museum Würth, Künzelsau Museum der Bildenden Künste Leipzig ° Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NMWA The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo National Gallery, Prague Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin Neue Pinakothek Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, Tromso Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, Stockholm Punta della Dogana - Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice Rijksmuseum Amsterdam SKMU Sorlandets Art Museum, Kristiansand ° SMK Statens Museum for Kunst / National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville San Diego Museum of Art Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Staatsgalerie Stuttgart ° Stavanger Art Museum Stenersen Museum, Oslo Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art Trondheim Kunstmuseum Von der Heydt-Museum Wuppertal Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Köln
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