Dulwich Picture Gallery will present the first UK exhibition of paintings and prints by Nikolai Astrup (1880-1928), one of Norway?s finest twentieth-century artists. Along with Edvard Munch, Astrup expanded the artistic possibilities...Show More Summary
‘Edvard Munch, I cannot abide,’ wrote Nikolai Astrup in a letter to his friend Arne Giverholt. ‘Everything that he does… The post Magnetic north appeared first on The Spectator.
The Man of Steel, and his arch-nemesis, get artsy with the Superman ‘The Scream’ T-Shirt. Edvard Munch gave us The Scream, and that was nice of him, but any work of art can be elevated to the next level with a few well-placed superheroes. In this case, Superman takes on the iconic role of the […]
lilacsinthedooryard: Edvard Munch (Norway,1863-1944) The Living Room of the Misses Munch in Pilestredet 61 1881
We’re not sure how Edvard Munch would feel about his tortured Expressionist painting The Scream being used to sell tote bags, umbrellas, and greeting cards. But the Norwegian painter might get a kick out of knowing that his famous creation was stolen twice — and was luckily recaptured. Show More Summary
huariqueje: Winter Landscape, Elgersberg - Edvard Munch 1906 Norwegian 1863-1944 Munch Museum, Oslo
Some of the world's most whimsical artistic interpretations aren't found in the city's best museums but rather hidden inside a longtime Greenwich Village pub, where depictions from the Sistine Chapel, Edvard Munch's "The Scream," and van Gogh's "Starry Night" share space with antique beer cans and currency from across the globe. Show More Summary
Does a swarm of selfies being taken next to the "Mona Lisa" make you want to reenact Edvard Munch’s “The Scream?” If so, you’re not alone. In fact, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has come up with a masterpiece of a campaign called #Startdrawing that encourages guests to sketch rather than snap pictures of its works of art. Show More Summary
Art Contrarian looks at the work of Edvard Munch.
An animation of 'The Scream,' the work of art Norwegian Edvard Munch painted in 1893. (via Reality Carnival) The Presurfer
The ?Impressions: Five Centuries of Woodcuts? exhibition opened on 6 November at the National Gallery showcasing a wide array of Norwegian and international woodcuts. The selection is wide-ranging, spanning from Albrecht Dürer to a newly produced installation by Thomas Kilpper. Show More Summary
Edvard Munch created his most famous image after taking a sunset walk outside Christiania (now Oslo), during which he sensed what his journal records as “a great, unending scream piercing through nature.” Indeed, the natural world is full of screams. Show More Summary
Year that both Paul Gauguin and Edvard Munch viewed a Peruvian mummy in Paris, now at the Musée de l'Homme, which may have inspired the howling expression of Munch's "The Scream" = 1889
The Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza is hosting Edvard Munch. Archetypes, the first exhibition to be held on the Norwegian artist in Madrid since 1984. Organised with the generous collaboration of the Munch-Museet in Oslo, the show brings together...Show More Summary
dappledwithshadow: The Village Street Edvard Munch 1906 Munch-Museet - Oslo (Norway) Painting - oil on canvas Height: 100 cm (39.37 in.), Width: 105 cm (41.34 in.)
Art Contrarian looks at the story of Edvard Munch and Mrs. Schwarz.
AXEL RÜGER, the russet-haired director of the Van Gogh museum in Amsterdam, is a confident man. And this ambitious new show feels very much a product of that confidence. It is, after all, the first time Edvard Munch and Vincent van Gogh, near-contemporaries and equally iconoclastic painters, have met. Show More Summary
The motif of Edvard Munch?s The Girls on the Bridge has been widely recognised as one of the artist?s most celebrated, from its first unveiling in 1901. As was often the case with his successful works that he did not like to part from,...Show More Summary
On the occasion of the Van Gogh commemorative year 2015, the Van Gogh Museum will present Munch : Van Gogh, an ambitious exhibition that brings together Vincent van Gogh and Edvard Munch. Many iconic masterpieces that are only rarely put on loan, as well as other first-class works from around the world will be exhibited. Show More Summary
Expressionist artist Edvard Munch created four principle versions of Der Schrei der Natur, one of the world's most recognisable works of art. Known in popular culture as The Scream, the artwork has become an agonised symbol of modern anxiety and alienation. Show More Summary