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Nationality/school
German
Born
Hannover 1930-04-21
Deceased
Basel (Switzerland) 1998-06-05
Saur 1992-
Family relationships
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Björn Roth's father
See also
In this field, you will find references to names of groups or to the artists that made/make up groups. You may also come across references to other artists if there was/is question of collaboration without a joint name. This is the case, for instance, with artists who rendered parts of works by other artists (such as with P.P Rubens and J. Brueghel I).
collaboration Arnulf Rainer see for example image under auction Vienna Dorotheum18/25-6-1985 nr 430
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Hannover 1943
    until 1943
  • Zwitserland 1943 - 1955
    in Zurich, Appelzell, Solothurn and Bern (Vollmer 1953-1962)
  • Zürich 1943 - 1947
    until ca. 1947 (Vollmer 1953-1962)
  • Appenzell (Zwitserland) 1943 - 1955
    Vollmer 1953-1962
  • Solothurn 1943 - 1955
    Vollmer 1953-1962
  • Bern (Zwitserland) 1947 - 1955
    1947-1951 takes lessons from Friedrich Wüthrich; from 1953 active in Bern
  • Kopenhagen 1956
  • Reykjavik 1957 - 1980
    from ca. 1957 to ca. 1964 and from 1968 to ca. 1980
  • New York City 1959
    works at Geigy Coorporation
  • Düsseldorf 1968-05 - 1980
    from May 1968 active in Dusseldorf and Reykjavik; to ca. 1980
  • Basel (Zwitserland) 1980 - 1998
    studio's at Hammerstrasse and Hegenheimerstrasse (all info on places of activity Basel 2004 unless stated otherwise)
Teacher at academy/university
Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut)
1959 and 1964
Rhode Island School of Design (Providence)
1965-1966
Londen: opleiding
1968, Watford School of Art
Akademie der Bildenden Künste (Düsseldorf)
from May 1968 (all info on teaching derived from Basel 2004)
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Subjects
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
animal painting (genre), landscape (as genre), abstraction, book still life
boeken
Creation date: 1991-11-20; Last modified date: 2019-01-22

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