biography of Henri LAURENS (1885-1954)

Personal data


Birth : 02/18/1885 - Paris, France
Death : 05/05/1954 - Paris, France
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : France

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Oil - Oil/board - Oil/canvas - Tempera/board
Print-Multiple : Engraving - Etching - Lithograph in colors - Monotype - Poster - Woodcut in colors
Sculpture-Volume : Bas-relief - Bronze - Bronze Relief - Iron - Metal - Plaster - Relief - Sculpture, wood - Stone
Drawing-Watercolor : Charcoal - Collage - Drawing - Gouache - Indian ink - Ink/paper - Lead pencil/paper - Pencil - Watercolour

Movements and styles

Cubist Sculpture

Works

Tête
Date of creation : 1918
Medium : Stone
Size : 60 x 40 x 30 cm
 
Tête
Date of creation : 1915
Medium : Assemblage
Materials : chalk-pencil-ink-white chalk
Supports : cardboard
Size : 40 x 60 cm
 
Tête
Date of creation : 1915
Medium : Assemblage
Materials : pencil-gouache-pastel
Supports : cardboard-paper
Size : 21 x 29 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2004

Galerie Berès – Paris, France
2004 – 01/07/2005

Donation Maurice Jardot – Belfort, France
2004 – 06/27/2004

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
10/18/2007 – 10/22/2007
Represented by : Galerie Jeanne Bucher – 53 rue de Seine – Paris, France

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : Galerie Bernard Bouche – 123 Rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Galerie Brusberg Berlin – Kurfürstendamm 213 – Berlin, Germany

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Leonard Hutton Galleries – 41 East 57th Street – New York NY, United States

Art Cologne, n° 37
Cologne, Germany
10/29/2003 – 11/02/2003
Represented by : Neuhoff Gallery – 41 East 57th Street – New York NY, United States

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Seroussi – 34 Rue de Seine – Paris, France

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Galerie Brusberg Berlin – Kurfürstendamm 213 – Berlin, Germany

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Leonard Hutton Galleries – 41 East 57th Street – New York NY, United States

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Galerie Brusberg Berlin – Kurfürstendamm 213 – Berlin, Germany

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Achim Moeller Fine Art – 167 East 73rd Street – New York NY, United States

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Helly Nahmad Gallery – 2 Cork Street – London, United Kingdom

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galerie Brusberg Berlin – Kurfürstendamm 213 – Berlin, Germany

Artpalmbeach – 4th Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
01/10/2001 – 01/15/2001
Represented by : Leonard Hutton Galleries – 41 East 57th Street – New York NY, United States

1999

Artpalmbeach – Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
03/10/1999 – 03/15/1999
Represented by : Rachel Adler Fine Art – 1200 Broadway – New York NY, United States


Group exhibitions

2003

Options Sculpture
Carré d’Art – Musée d’art contemporain – Nîmes, France
05/06/2003 – 08/31/2003

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Periodicals

2004

PERSIN Patrick-Gilles – Henri Laurens
in: Univers des Arts n° 90 p. 8
Paris, France
06/2004

Legals