Hans Hartung (1904-1989) Abstraction: A Human Language

25/11/2017 - 11:00 - 13/01/2018 - 19:00
de Sarthe Gallery
20/F, Global Trade Square, No. 21 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Hong Kong

Nov 25 - Jan 13, 2018

de Sarthe Gallery is pleased to announce its second exhibition for Hans Hartung titled Abstraction: A Human Language. The show opens on November 25th, and will continue through January 13th, 2018. The exhibition will survey a selection of works from the 40s to the very end of his life in 80s.

As early as 1945 Hans Hartung was regarded as one of the most important abstract expressionists. He was invited to the first Documenta at Kassel in 1955 and was awarded the International Prize at the Venice Biennale in 1960 and had a major exhibition of his paintings in 1975 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

Hartung’s works are in the collections of major museums worldwide including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Tate Gallery, London; Centre national d’art et de culture Georges Pompidou, Paris and the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. His prominent solo exhibitions include: Hartung in China, Palace of Fine Arts, Beijing, China; National Museum, Nanjing, China (2005); Hans Hartung: Spontaneous Calculus, Pictures, Photographs, Film 1922-1989, Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig, Germany; Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany (2007-08); Hans Hartung: Essential, Circula de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain (2008); Hans Hartung: The Gesture and the Method, Fondation Marguerite and Aimé Maeght, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France (2008); Hans Hartung Prints, Museum of Prints and Drawings, National Museum of Berlin, Germany; Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France; Musée d'Art et d'Histoire de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland (2010-11); Hans Hartung: Fait le 29.7.89 – Bilder eines Tages, Galerie Fahnemann, Berlin, Germany (2012); Hans Hartung: L’Atelier du Geste, CCBB, Sao Paulo, Brazil (2014-15); Hans Hartung and Photography, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Siegen, Germany (2016).

The show will be accompanied by a full color catalogue with an essay by Peter Iden.


德薩畫廊誠意推出抽象大師漢斯·哈同(Hans Hartung)的第二次個展《漢斯·哈同(1904-1989) 抽象化:一種人類語言》。本次展覽於2017年11月25日開幕,將持續至2018年1月13日。此次展覽將展出自上世紀40年代起,至80年代漢斯·哈同生命末期的各時期作品。


哈同的作品被國際知名博物館收藏,包括:紐約大都會藝術博物館,紐約現代藝術博物館,紐約古根海姆美術館,倫敦泰特美術館,巴黎蓬皮杜藝術中心,以及阿姆斯特丹市立博物館。他的重要個展包括:《哈同在中國》,藝術宮,北京,中國;南京國立美術館,南京,中國(2005);《Hans Hartung: Spontaneous Calculus, Pictures, Photographs, Film 1922-1989》,Museum der Bildenden Künste,萊比錫,德國;基爾藝術館,基爾,德國(2007-08);《Hans Hartung: Essential》,Circula de Bellas Artes,馬德里,西班牙(2008);《Hans Hartung: The Gesture and the Method》,, Fondation Marguerite and Aimé Maeght,聖保羅德旺斯,法國(2008);《Hans Hartung Prints》,柏林國立美術館,柏林,德國;法國國家圖書館,巴黎,法國;日內瓦歷史與藝術博物館,日內瓦,瑞士(2010-11);《Hans Hartung: Fait le 29.7.89 – Bilder eines Tages》,Galerie Fahnemann,柏林,德國(2012);《Hans Hartung: L’Atelier du Geste》,巴西銀行文化中心,聖保羅,巴西(2014-15);《Hans Hartung and Photography》,當代藝術館,錫根,德國(2016)。