short biography

Karel Appel (born 1921 in Amsterdam / Netherlands, died 2006 in Zurich / Switzerland), painter, draftsman and sculptor, was a founding member of the group COBRA. The group included, among others Pierre Alechinsky, Constant, Guillaume Corneille, Asger Jorn, Lucebert, Jan Nieuwenhuys and Theo Wolvecamp.

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collection/s

ARCO Foundation Collection Arizona State University Art Museum Benesse Art Site, Naoshima CODA Museum, Apeldoorn Ca la Ghironda, Bologna Centre Pompidou, Paris ° Cobra Museum of Modern Art, Amstelveen Dordrechts Museum ESSL MUSEUM Klosterneuburg Frac Provence-Alpes-Côte d´Azur, Marseille ° GAM Galleria Civica d´Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin ° Gemeentemuseum Helmond Gemeentemuseum The Hague Haifa Museum of Art Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo . Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin ° KMSKA Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerpen KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg Kunsthalle Bremen ° Kunsthalle Emden Kunsthalle zu Kiel ° Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz ° Kunstmuseum Ravensburg ° Kunstsammlungen der Ruhr-Universität - CAMPUSMUSEUM / SITUATION KUNST LAAC, Dunkerque LENTOS Kunstmuseum, Linz ° La Boverie, Liège Les Abattoirs - Frac Midi-Pyrénées, Toulouse ° MAC - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, São Paulo . MAMAC Nice ° MAMbo Bologna ° MASP - Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo ° MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge / MA ° MOMAT The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo Mart Trento e Rovereto . Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Museu Berardo, Lisbon ° Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach ° Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam ° Museum Folkwang, Essen ° Museum Villa Haiss, Zell am Harmersbach Museum Würth, Künzelsau Museum de Fundatie Zwolle Museums Vledder Musée d´Art Moderne de Céret National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa National Gallery of Iceland National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Oklahoma City Museum of Art Reading Public Museum ° Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede SMAK Ghent ° Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt Sculpture International Rotterdam Simon Fraser University Gallery, Burnaby Stedelijk Museum Schiedam Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam ° Tate Collection The Nelson, Davis Trevi Flash Art Museum Ulster Museum, Belfast Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven Vancouver Art Gallery ° Wilhelm Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen
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  • 29. Jan 03. May
    CoBrA KUNST HAUS WIEN Museum Hundertwasser