Ferdinand Holder at Leopold Museum

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Leopold Museum opened today “Ferdinand Hodler – Elective Affinities from Klimt to Schiele”. The exhibit will be on display from13th October 2017 to 22nd January 2018. This presentation at  will be the most comprehensive retrospective exhibition of works by Ferdinand Hodler (1853–1918) in Austria since the artist’s resounding success at the 1904 Secession exhibition. An exponent of Symbolism and Jugendstil, a pioneer of Expressionism, and not least an innovator of monumental painting, Holder was an important inspiration to numerous artists of Viennese Modernism, such as Gustav Klimt and Koloman Moser, as well as Oskar Kokoschka and Egon Schiele. The presentation focuses on the three main themes of Hodler’s art: landscapes from plein air painting to abstraction, portraits with an emphasis on female depictions, self-portraits, the haunting series of works accompanying the death of his lover Valentine Godé-Darel, as well as his eminent Symbolist figurative compositions.

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Ferdinand Hodler – Elective Affinities from Klimt to Schiele
Date: until Jan 22, 2018
Tickets: 8 – 13 €
Leopold Museum
Address: Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna


info: http://www.leopoldmuseum.org/en/exhibitions/85/ferdinand-hodler


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