And in the final room, the bold decision to recreate part of the Gerrit Rietveld
Pavilion which had so delighted Hepworth when it acted as a venue for her art in 1965 at the Kroller-Muller Museum, was admirable, but in the narrow confines of the final gallery the reconstruction could not act effectively on her sculpture in the way that the Pavilion had done in the more spacious and natural Otterlo Park.
And did the rehang feel at home, as it were, in the museum's geometrically functional but nevertheless challenging Gerrit Rietveld
Contract award: new construction sg gerrit rietveld
The band followed up their debut release 7AM with the cracking Tracer in 2012, while juggling their studies at Gerrit Rietveld
Academie in Amsterdam.
Tonny studied art at Gerrit Rietveld
Academy and Government Academy for Fine Arts in Amsterdam.
Donald Judd installed each floor with pieces from his collection of more than 500 objects, including artworks by Jean Arp, Carl Andre, Larry Bell, John Chamberlain, Marcel Duchamp, Dan Flavin, David Novros, Claes Oldenburg, Ad Reinhardt, Lucas Samaras, Kurt Schwitters and Frank Stella and furniture by Alvar Aalto, Michael Thonet, Gerrit Rietveld
, and Donald Judd, among others.
It offers a wide range of examples of how artists sought to disseminate their work as an enhancement to people's daily lives, from Futurist clothing by Giacomo Balla and Fortunato Depero to Cubist garments by Sonia Delaunay and Op-art apparel by Getulio Alviani with the designer Germana Marucelli; from Marcel Duchamp's readymades to Surrealist objects by Man Ray and Salvador Dail; from De Stijl toys by Gerrit Rietveld
to Bauhaus ones by Lyonel Feininger.
In this house we have collected many works of contemporary art, by modern and old masters, and many of the finest international design products -- such as Canta armchairs by Toshiyuki Kita and Orange armchairs by Gerrit Rietveld
, to name only two.
IN THE AUTUMN OF 2010, THE CERAMICS DEPARTMENT of the Gerrit Rietveld
Academy travelled from Amsterdam, The Netherlands, to the porcelain capital of China, Jingdezhen.
Designs by Charles Eames and El Ultimo Grito are on display, as well as the Modernist highchair by Dutch architect Gerrit Rietveld
and Spotty, a 1960s paper chair designed by Peter Murdoch.
Its premise is that Gerrit Rietveld
(1888-1964) is still primarily thought of for just two early designs, the Red Blue Chair (1918/23) and the Schroder House (1924), and that much of his long career is overlooked.
Following her study at the Gerrit Rietveld
Academy in Amsterdam, her work has developed in diverse phases, from functional objects to sculpture.