Mogens Møller

Denmark

Artist biography

Mogens Møller is a visual artist, who was born in Denmark, like other celebrated artists such as Morten Buch, Tanja Severinsen, Christian Alexander, Anton Møller Munar, and Per Kirkeby.

Mogens Møller's Gallery representation

Mogens Møller's work is available for viewing at Galleri Tom Christoffersen in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Mogens Møller in private collections

It is the collector Stalke Collection, who is in possession of work by Mogens Møller at Artland. Stalke Collection also has works by other artists including Qafar Rzayev, Sarah Derat, and Choi Jun Kun.

Historical Context of Denmark

As the southernmost of the Scandinavian countries, Denmark has often been rather influenced by the Germanic culture of Northern Europe, which borders its southern frontiers. This responsiveness is often combined with the Nordic attributes of restraint and melancholy in its arts. At the end of the nineteenth century, and in the earlier part of the twentieth, Denmark produced a key painter of Post-Impressionism, Vilhelm Hammershøi. Noted for his wistful and extremely scarce interiors, Hammershøi's reputation was founded on his exquisite depictions of light and shadow in modest, dignified interiors, most often his own residence. In the later twentieth century, Denmark was a key country in the CoBrA movement of Expressionist painting, where the naming convention was derived from the cities of the founding members - the Co standing for Copenhagen on behalf of Danish artist Asger Jorn. Established in 1949, CoBrA's vivid colours and lively childlike figures became both a scandal and sensation. Other critically acclaimed modern and Danish artists include Per Kirkeby, Olafur Eliasson, Danh Vō, Sergej Jensen and Tal R.

Mogens Møller

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  • Exhibitions 1

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