Per Kirkeby

1938–2018

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Biography

Per Kirkeby (1 September 1938 – 9 May 2018) was a Danish painter, poet, film maker and sculptor.

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Artworks

Features

Tate Etc

Polymath of our time: Per Kirkeby

To coincide with Tate Modern’s exhibition of paintings by the Danish artist, the career of Per Kirkeby is explored – from ...

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Tate Etc. issue 16: Summer 2009

Tate Etc. Issue 16 Summer 2009; online version of Tate's magazine
Tate Etc

He is like digging in the garden and sailing in rough winds. But the garden overgrows, the ship wrecks: August Strindberg II

August Strindberg painted such tempestuous seascapes in between his writing periods that the 1890s were known as the ‘Inferno Years ...

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