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biography of Albrecht DÜRER (1471-1528)

Personal data


Birth : 05/24/1471 - Nuremberg, Germany
Death : 04/05/1528 - Nuremberg, Germany
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Germany

Family relations

Brother of Hans DÜRER [ 1478/90-c.1538 ]

Education

Has frequented the studio of Michael WOHLGEMUTH [ 1434-1519 ]

Professional data


Work and Life

1520 – 1521:Traveled throughout Holland
1512 – 1519:Worked for the Emperor Maximilian
1505:Traveled to Venezia, Italy
1494 – 1495:Traveled to Venezia, Italy
In touch with Raphael

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Oil/panel
Print-Multiple : Copper engraving - Engraving - Woodcut
Drawing-Watercolor : Gouache - Watercolour

Subject

allegory
self-portrait
mythology
portrait
religion

Movements and styles

Renaissance
15-16th century German School
15-16th century Northern School

Works

Apocalypse
Date of creation : 1498
Medium : Woodcut
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2005

Chefs d’oeuvres de l’Albertina
Museo del Prado – Madrid, Spain
03/08/2005 – 05/29/2005

2004

Musée des Beaux Arts – Nice, France
09/18/2004 – 12/12/2004

2003

Musée Condé – Chantilly, France
2003 – 01/05/2004

1999

Dürer’s Echo: Five Centuries of Influence
Spencer Museum of Art – The University of Kansas – Lawrence KS, United States
09/18/1999 – 11/14/1999

1998

Genau betrachtet
Pinakothek der Moderne – Munich, Germany
04/03/1998 – 06/21/1998

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2001

13th Annual Works on Paper
New York NY, United States
03/02/2001 – 03/04/2001
Represented by : Thomas French Fine Art – Po Box 13410 – Fairlawn OH, United States


Group exhibitions

2002

Iconoclash: Beyond the Image Wars in Sciences, Religion and Art
ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe – Karlsruhe, Germany
05/04/2002 – 08/04/2002

2000

I Believe in Dürer – Contemporary Art in Dialogue with Albrecht Dürer

Kunsthalle Nürnberg – Nuremberg, Germany
09/07/2000 – 11/05/2000

1986

Dürer to Delacroix: Great Master Drawings from Stockholm
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco – San Francisco CA, United States
05/10/1986 – 07/20/1986

Dürer to Delacroix: Great Master Drawings from Stockholm
Kimbell Art Museum – Fort Worth TX, United States
02/01/1986 – 04/13/1986

1985

Dürer to Delacroix: Great Master Drawings from Stockholm
NGA National Gallery of Art – Washington DC, United States
10/27/1985 – 01/05/1986

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Periodicals

2003

LAMOTHE Nicole – Dürer à Chantilly
in: Univers des Arts n° 84 p. 18
Paris, France
11/2003

Legals

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