Herbert Kaufmann

Herbert Kaufmann
Image Collage 22/60 (Bildcollage 22/60), 1960, collage on canvas, 100 x 100 cm

Collages & Advertising Columns

25th June to 6th August

Opening: Friday, 24th June, 6-9 p. m.

 

The collage is highly associative: Everyone will look her with different eyes and learn something else. Herbert Kaufmann

Herbert Kaufmann is considered to be one of the pioneers of German Pop Art and master of the collage principle. In her sixth solo exhibition of the artist since 1972 the Galerie Poll is showing collages on canvas and paper from different decades, as well as two advertising pillars. With Inkrustation (1957) and Weiß-Grau-Weiß auf quadratischem Grund (1959) also two early works are presented. In 1953 Kaufmann founded together with fellow artists like Peter Brüning, Gerhard Hoehme et al. the artist association Group 53, a precursor of Zero.

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