Jean Arp (Hans Arp)

1886–1966

Biography

Hans Peter Wilhelm Arp (16 September 1886 – 7 June 1966), better known as Jean Arp in English, was a German-French sculptor, painter, and poet, and worked in other media such as torn and pasted paper. He was known as Dadaist and abstract artist.

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Artworks

Artist as subject

Features

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    Lucy Howarth

    At one stage the British artist Marlow Moss was at the heart of the European avant-garde, living in Paris where …

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  • Tate Etc

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    François Morellet

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