Born in 1909, Hans Erni passed away in 2015. Hans Erni was a Swiss artist who worked as graphic designer, painter, illustrator, engraver and sculptor. The Spanish artist remained grateful for that opportunity to show his art in Switzerland. September, 10 2020 ACTIVITY 7 Alerts. Hans Erni was born in 1909. Can you help me? Auction Records. [6][7] Between 1950 and 1952 he participated to exhibitions in Latin America. 1980-1989 Hans Erni. Erni werd in 1909 in Luzern geboren. Hans Erni "Untitled Lithograph 1970" Follow Artist Add to Watchlist Limited Edition Print: Lithograph on Paper Size: 24x36 in | 61x91 cm Edition: From the edition of 152 Framed without Glass: Wood Frame Hand Signed: Lower Right in Pencil Subscribe to access price results for 150,000 different artists! There is a Swiss composer with the same name, Hans Erni (2). Hans Erni was a Swiss Postwar & Contemporary artist who was born in 1909. 73 black-and-white, This page was last edited on 4 December 2020, at 09:54. View Hans Erni’s 2,386 artworks on artnet. Hans Erni (February 21, 1909 – March 21, 2015) was a Swiss graphic designer, painter, illustrator, engraver and sculptor. Direct contact with collectors is not yet implemented. His first wife, Gertrud Bohnert, had died in a horse-riding accident. He participated to the 1964 Documenta exhibition in Kassel, in the graphic design department.[8][9]. Do you want to know more about this open collection? He did the art for Swiss bank notes, in the 1940s but, after the notes were already printed they were never published, because a member of the State Council of Lucerne criticized that Erni was deemed as a communist. They had one daughter, artist Simone Fornara Erni. He studied art at the Académie Julian in Paris. How can I contact a collector? Hans Erni was born in 1909 and grew up during the 1920s and was influenced by the artistic atmosphere of the time. In 2004, he was awarded the honorary citizenship of the city of Lucerne. 20" x 27", matted and framed under glass overall . Is it possible to visit a collector in order to enjoy the originals? [4][5], Erni was commissioned by the Lucerne Museum Fine Arts to organize an exhibit about Pablo Picasso. 1960-1969 I will then contact the collectors and ask them if they want to contribute to your exhibition. Do not translate text that appears unreliable or low-quality. Erni died on March 21, 2015, aged 106. Please send me a description of the planned event and the works you are interested in over the contact form. View Hans Erni’s 2,363 artworks on artnet. Lithographs. [10] Please tell me – via the contact form – which work you are interested in and I will ask the collector if he wants to contact you or if he prefers to remain anonymous. At almost 103 years old, the Swiss artist paid tribute to the wife of his recently deceased friend Leonard Gianadda. Hans Erni attended the Kunstgewerbeschule in Lucerne in 1927–28, which was followed by further stays in Paris and Berlin. Here you can find more information. Hans Erni (February 21, 1909 – March 21, 2015) was a Swiss graphic designer, painter, illustrator, engraver and sculptor.. Born in Lucerne, the third of eight siblings, to a cabin cruiser engineer, he studied art at the Académie Julian in Paris and later in Berlin, and admired artists such as Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. Hans Erni | the artistThe artist Hans ErniBorn 1909, Luzern, Switzerland.Style and technique of the artist: Printmakers, Painting, Documenta Kassel, Hans Browse our selection of books, porcelain, watches and scarves. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. View Hans (1909) Erni biographical information, artworks upcoming at auction, and sale prices from our price archives. Follow Artist (1909-2015) Aliases: Hans (1909) Erni, François Grècque. From 1940 to 1945 he was a soldier in the Swiss army and was engaged as a camouflage painter because of his experience with large-size murals. This is an excellent occasion to look back at the development of his art and of how it was perceived during such a long activity. From 1940 to 1945 he was a soldier in the Swiss army and was engaged as a camouflage painter because of his experience with large-size murals. Your email address will not be published. Most Popular ★ Boost . AND BACK: On 21st February 2009 Hans Erni - who still paints every day - celebrated his 100th birthday. Hans Erni was a Swiss graphic designer, painter, illustrator, engraver and sculptor. Artist of 1 portrait. by Hans Erni pencil, 2000 NPG 6536. Hans Erni (21 February 1909 - 21 March 2015) was a Swiss painter, graphic artist and sculptor of international fame. The Spanish artist remained grateful for that opportunity to show his art in Switzerland. Please tell me – via the contact form – which work you are interested in and I will ask the collector if he wants to contact you or if he prefers to remain anonymous. Items relating to the Lucerne artist Hans Erni are officially available here in our shop. Erni was commissioned by the Lucerne Museum Fine Arts to organize an exhibit about Pablo Picasso. Hans Erni: Extract from “Einsame im Plisseekleid”. He was 106. Artists Ivo Beucker, Jean Bertholle, Clivia Calder, Eliot Duval, and Carl-Axel Beijbom are of the same generation.. Further Biographical Context for Hans Erni. He also spent a year in Berlin where he met Kathe Kollwitz and Max Slevogt and became aware of the rising struggle between the Left and the National Socialists. List Thumbnail. Hi Peter, thanks for your question! The detached hexagonal building has been part of the Swiss Museum of Transport complex since 1979. Hans Erni was a Swiss painter, muralist, and graphic designer known for his government- and institution-commissioned works. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. 326 copies signed by author and artist. Hans Erni (February 21, 1909 – March 21, 2015) was a Swiss graphic designer, painter, illustrator, engraver and sculptor. Hans Erni (Luzern, 21 februari 1909 – aldaar, 21 maart 2015) was een Zwitsers kunstschilder en beeldhouwer.. Biografie. Histoire du soldat, illustrée de lithographies originales par Hans Erni. … In 1936 Erni started to work with abstract art. Hi James, nice idea! FOLLOW. The Hans Erni Museum, situated in the grounds of the Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne, contains a large collection of artwork, he also designed ceramics and theatre costumes and sets. Your email address will not be published. He is known for having illustrated postage stamps, his lithographs for the Swiss Red Cross, his participation on the Olympic Committee as well as his activism. Hans Erni: 27 exhibitions from Feb 1935 - May 2014, exhibition venues worldwide of artist Hans Erni, Exhibition History, Summary of artist-info.com records, Solo/Group Exhibitions, Visualization, Biography, Artist-Portfolio, Artwork Offers, Artwork Requests, Exhibition Announcements Swiss painter, designer and sculptor, born 21 February 1909 in Lucerne, Switzerland and died 21 March 2015 in Lucerne, Switzerland. However, Erni was never a member of any political party. If they inspire you please support our work. ° Direct contact with collectors is not yet implemented. See more ideas about drawings, artist, painting. Hans Erni (Swiss, b. Or do you own original works by Hans Erni and would you like to make them accessible to a broader audience? The Hans Erni Museum, situated in the grounds of the Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne, contains a large collection of artwork, he also designed ceramics and theatre costumes and sets. See available prints and multiples, works on paper, and paintings for sale and learn about the artist. Erni attended the Kunstgewerbeschule in Lucerne in 1927-28, which was followed by further stays in Paris and Berlin. Tell us More. askART, an artist directory with millions of worldwide artists' paintings and art - Auction records and results, artwork prices, valuations, signatures, ... Hans Erni was active/lived in Switzerland. He illustrated about 200 books and created 90 postage stamps and 25 medals. Featured image: Hans Erni – portrait (detail) – image courtesy of Jürg Vollmer Sort by . Tempera on paper (41.5 x 20.5 cm). Their work was featured in exhibitions at the Mills College Art Museum and the Galerie Carzaniga Basel.Hans Erni's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $50 USD to $56,820 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Home Artist Hans Erni . Born in Lucerne, the third of eight siblings, to a cabin cruiser engineer, he studied art at the Académie Julian in Paris and later in Berlin,[1] and admired artists such as Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque.[2]. Buy / Sell. FROM THE STATE ARTIST TO THE STATE ENEMY. On 10 January 2009 he received the SwissAward for lifetime accomplishment. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. He celebrated his 100th birthday in 2009. Aug 24, 2019 - Explore Sarah Bale's board "Hans Erni" on Pinterest. In 1993 his works were exhibited at the Pence Gallery in San Francisco. Hans Erni [Swiss Abstract Painter, 1909-2015] Guide to pictures of works by Hans Erni in art museum sites and image archives worldwide. In his career, he realized about 300 posters and several murals — including for the 1980 Salon international de l'automobile, Red Cross, IOC, United Nations and ICAO. Erni was very interested in sport and received the United States Sports Academy award of sport artist of the year in 1989. In 1933-34 he joined the artist's group Abstraction-Création in Paris, where he also met artists like Hans Arp, Alexander Calder and Wassily Kandinsky. The Hans Erni Museum is on the premises of the Swiss Museum of Transport. On this website, private collectors of works by the Swiss artist Hans Erni publish high quality photographs of their unique originals. See available prints and multiples, works on paper, and paintings for sale and learn about the artist. In 1948, he was a competitor in the 1948 Summer Olympics' painting competitions. [3] His 1939 works and first major public success was a mural titled Switzerland: "Vacation Land of the People" was commissioned and displayed for the national exhibition in Zürich. His sister, Maria Strebi-Erni (January 14, 1907 – January 29, 2014), died at the age of 107. Required fields are marked *. Make a donation Close. Lithograph on paper, signed in pencil at the lower right, numbered 69/200 at the lower left, the image size . Originals before 1950 1950-1959 1960-1969 1970-1979 1980-1989 1990-2015 ° Lithographs. HANS ERNI - 100. Very nice collection, thanks! Swiss artist Hans Erni, whose prolific work ranged from tiny postage stamps to enormous frescoes, has died, his daughter has said. Hi Elena, thanks for your question! Painter #144316. He realized a 30 meter long mural for the Museum. Hans Erni was a Swiss painter, muralist, and graphic designer known for his government- and institution-commissioned works. Painter, Illustrator, Sculptor. Thanks for Liking. Hans ERNI (1909-2015) (Switzerland) is an artist born in 1909 The oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a drawing-watercolor sold in 1985, at William Doyle, and the most recent auction result is a print-multiple sold in 2020. In 1936 Erni started to work with abstract art. Hans Erni was born in 1909 in Lucerne (Switzerland) as the third child of eight siblings. Like voting is closed. Born in Lucerne, the third of eight siblings, to a cabin cruiser engineer, he studied art at the Académie Julian in Paris and later in Berlin, and admired artists such as Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. Hans Erni was a visual artist. Philip Mark Jones. With his second wife, Doris, he had a son and two daughters. View items sold at auction. Hans Erni (1909-2015), Artist and centenarian. Artworks. Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre lithographié et gravé de Hans Erni. In 1927 he studied at the Lucerne School of Arts and Crafts then briefly attended the Académie Julian in Paris. 7. Content. Click the FOLLOW button to be the first to know about this artist's upcoming lots, sold lots, exhibitions and articles FOLLOW. View over 1666 Hans Erni artworks sold at auction to research and compare prices. Born in Lucerne, the third of eight siblings, to a cabin cruiser engineer, he studied art at the Académie Julian in Paris and later in Berlin, and admired artist such as Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. 1950-1959 I would like to organize an exihibition with some works of your collection. Hans Erni was in Martigny Monday morning to inaugurate stained glass windows he drew. Between 1950 and 1952 he participated to exhibitio… 4 lots for sale, 3 sold lots. 1993. The exhibition it houses documents the oeuvre and craftsmanship of the artist Hans Erni (1909-2015) and provides insights into a unique body of work and a life engaged with contemporary historical, cultural, technical and ecological themes. The Artist. (Matthias Frehner in the NZZ of March 23, 2015), Originals before 1950 [11], "artnet News Interviews 105-Year-Old Hans Erni", "Maria Strebi-Erni, Luzern (1907 - 2014)", Hans Erni Museum within the Swiss Museum of Transport, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Hans_Erni&oldid=992259158, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles needing translation from German Wikipedia, Articles with German-language sources (de), Articles with French-language sources (fr), Wikipedia articles with BIBSYS identifiers, Wikipedia articles with CINII identifiers, Wikipedia articles with RKDartists identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SIKART identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with Trove identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. 1909) Three Graces. In 1960 he organized with Alfred Pauletto, Celestino Piatti, Hugo Wetli and Kurt Wirth an exhibition in Olten about graphic design and painting. Hans Erni. From private collection (Switzerland). After a stay in Mauritania and Guinea he painted African topics. Hij ontwierp een aantal postzegels, maar hij heeft ook een groot aantal boeken geïllustreerd, vooral in de jaren 50 en 60.Erni heeft een eigen museum in Luzern waar het meeste van zijn werk tentoongesteld staat. Ramuz, C.F. If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article. Hans Erni is known for Painting. Hans Erni, who has died aged 106, was an artist known as the “Swiss Picasso”; during a career spanning eight decades he was both lionised and vilified by his countrymen. Born in Luzerne, Switzerland in 1909, Hans Erni died at the advanced age of 105 years. 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