Centre for Documentation, Training and Research. post- and telegraphenamt vienna; "ernesto balducci and the 'mass of the artists'", fondazione ernesto balducci, palazzo medici ricardi, florence; "duetto per napoli" (attersee e nitsch), castel dell'ovo, naples; performances: 138th action (3-day-play), centraltheater leipzig; 140th action (teaching action), abc berlin; 66th painting action, istanbul contemporary; 141st action (teaching action), nitsch foundation vienna; lectures: universität leipzig, museum der bildenden künste leipzig; aec linz; concerts: streichquintett "1938", nitsch foundation, vienna; "leipzig symphony" centraltheater, leipzig; "composition for organ", jesuitenkirche, vienna; duetto per napoli (attersee/nitsch), teatrino di corte, naples; exhibitions: "aktionsmalerei", dirimart, istanbul; "new york 2011", nitsch foundation, vienna; "arena - opere dell'opera", nitsch museum, mistelbach; "malaktionismus", museo nitsch, napoli; "das orgien mysterien theater", danubiana meulensteen art museum, bratislava; "carne e luce", fondazione ducci, rom; "hermann nitsch", culture industries association, hong kong; "maculations", nitsch foundation, vienna; group shows: "made in austria", sammlung essl, klosterneuburg; "im dialog - wiener aktionismus", mdm, salzburg; biennale di disegno, rimini; performances: 142nd action, feast of pentecost, prinzendorf castle; 77. painting performance, galerie thoman, wien; lectures: summit "senses and being", nitsch museum, mistelbach; aec, linz; concerts: “selten gehörten musik”, theater casino zug and musikakademie basel. The previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used. Biography. Hermann Nitsch's zodiac sign is Virgo. Visitors can use this website with no loss of functionality if cookies are disabled from the web browser. While studying graphic illustration, he became interested in religious art. He has been married to Rita Leitenbor since 1988. In 1961 he organized with Günter Brus, Alfons Schilling, Otto Muel and Adolf Frohner, the artistic group “Wiener Aktionismus”, Art in action, bringing to Austria the expressionist style together with dramatic themes and gestural painting. From 1961 on, his actions, where a lamb is tore and its blood used as bleeding painting, become more often and more articulated. The other Viennese Actionists are Otto Muehl (Austrian, b.1925), Günter Brus (Austrian, b.1938), and Rudolf Schwarzkogler (Austrian, 1940–1969). He is a production designer and actor, known for Spaghetti Wrestling (2016), Marmor, Stein und Eisen bricht (1982) and Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop (2006). 1960 saw the first exhibition of his “Aktion” paintings in Wien. Nitsch considered that theater, sculpture and paintings are strictly linked. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. He was strongly influenced by Cézanne, Klimt and Munch. Dioniso e il dionisismo”, meeting by Andrea Cardillo and Marisa Tortorelli Ghidini, 17 April, Museo Nitsch Naples, 2009 “Quinta triennale d’arte sacra contemporanea”, curated by Toti Carpentieri, 21 March – 3 May, Seminario Arcivescovile, Lecce (Group show), 2009 “Madre Coraggio” curated byAchille Bonito Oliva, 26 June – 26 September, Villa Rufolo Ravello (Group show), 2009 “L’estasi dell’immanenza. From the 90s on, Nitsch has been invited to museums and institutions all over the world (personal and collective exhibitions) where he principally shows with a strong expressive energy his relicts, objects, installation materials, big canvas, his scores and graphic projects, creating his peculiar language that embraces either to theatre, painting, music, photo, video and performance. In the same year Morra arranges in Düsseldorf, Germany, a long monumental action during the three days of the fair. Fondazione Morra will make no attempt to identify individual visitors from the technical details listed above, or to associate the technical details listed above with any individual. The O.M. Il dono dell’artista” curated by Lóránd Hegyi, 26 March – 10 August, PAN Naples (Group show), 2003 “Living Theatre. In 1957, Hermann Nitsch conceived an idea for a radical theatre, which he called the “Orgien Mysterien Theater”. He is the crucial founder of Viennese Actionism and is regarded as one of the most versatile contemporary artists: action performer, painter, composer (symphonies, organ concerts), and set designer. Hermann Nitsch was born in Vienna on August 29, 1938. Archivio d’Arte Contemporanea, Naples, 140.aktion 21 September 2013, Art Berlin Contemporary, stand Studio Morra/Alnitak Art Agency, 64.malaktion 6 - 13 October 2012, MART Rovereto (Trento), 135.aktion 14 May 2012, 11. The technical information will be used only by Fondazione Morra, and only for statistical and other administrative purposes. Visioni & illusioni contemporanee”, curated by Anna Imponente, 30 November - 7 April 2013, Scuderie Aldobrandini, Frascati (Group show), 2011 “Violenza, frutta, fiori e redenzione: Un discorso poetico su Caravaggio e Hermann Nitsch”, meeting with Hermann Nitsch and Robert C. Morgan (University of Philadelphia, U.S.A), 5 July, Museo Nitsch Naples, 2011 “Leonardo. The first Action was called Blood Organ and was represented in 1962 in Wien. [zdroj? Fondazione Morra respects your right to privacy, and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission. In 1996 he performed an “Aktions” in the wine-yards of San Martino (Naples), and in 1998 staged the 6-day play in Prinzendorf, an “Aktions” that Hermann Nitsch sees as the greatest achievement of his career.In 2005 he won the Austrian State Prize at Burgteather in Wien for the Aktion 122. In 1972 he participated in Documenta V, Kassel, and staged “Aktions” at the Mercer Center and Everson Museum of Art. Drupal - this session cookie is set by the website system (which uses a content management system). It lasted 30 minutes. He’s the main exponent of the Wiener Aktionismus (with Günter Brus, Otto Mühl and Rudolf Schwarzkogler) that around the 60s become the major expression of the European body art movement. Hermann Nitsch is born at 29-Aug-38 in Vienna and Austrian by birth. Remember there are risks whenever you use the Internet and while we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to Fondazione Morra and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information. He’s the main exponent of the Wiener Aktionismus (with Günter Brus, Otto Mühl and Rudolf Schwarzkogler) that around the 60s become the major expression of the European Body Art movement. He was one of the most important artists of the Actionist movement in Wien. During the period in which the artist lived in Wien, his use of taboo images put him out of favour with the authorities. i was born in vienna in 1938 and grew up during the second world war. Hermann Nitsch * 1938 Wien Hermann Nitsch was born in Vienna on 29 August 1938. His “Aktions” were closed down by the police. It is the policy of Fondazione Morra never to disclose such technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party unless obliged to disclose such information by a rule of law. In the 1971 Nitsch buys a castle in Prindendorf, 50km far away from Vienna that becomes the main place for his Orgien Mysterien Theater. Cookies themselves do not contain any personal information, and Fondazione Morra does not use cookies to collect personal information. Since 1962 men are involved of his performances too; a passive-actor is “crucified” and sprinkled by bleeding blood. Video of Hermann Nitsch in America; The Saatchi Gallery - Hermann Nitsch, Gallery In London with images, information, text and biography about Hermann Nitsch 'Breaking Out of the Reality Asylum. Viennese Actionism was a short and violent movement in 20th-century art.It can be regarded as part of the many independent efforts of the 1960s to develop "performance art" (Fluxus, happening, action painting, body art, etc. Colore dal Rito", curated by Tomassoni and Giuseppe Morra, 25 March - 9 July, CIAC-Centro italiano arte contemporanea, Foligno, 2016 “Hermann Nitsch. In 1971 Hermann Nitsch bought Prinzendorf castle in the wine-producing area of northern Austria, so that it might become a centre for the activities of the “O.M. Born in It is an attempt to create a Gesamtkunstwerk, a 'total art', a mystical experience that involves all senses. In 1979, he moves to a fisherman’s house in the archaeological area near Cuma-Naples, where some years before he was with his wife. Hermann Nitsch discography and songs: Music profile for Hermann Nitsch, born 29 August 1938. Hermann Nitsch's profession as Artist and age is 79 years, and birth sign is Virgo. Different actions take place from Whitsunday 1973. Hermann NITSCH (1938) (Austria) is an artist born in 1938 The oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a painting sold in 1984, at Christie's , and the most recent auction result is a painting sold in 2020. Hermann Nitsch's artworks, biography and articles. Arena - opere dall’opera” curated by Giuseppe Morra, 23 April 2016 – 13 September 2018, Museo Nitsch, Naples, 2015 “Hermann Nitsch - Das Orgien Mysterien Theater”, 10 July - 20 September 2015, ZAC Cantieri Culturali alla Zisa, Palermo, 2015 “Das Orgien Mysterien Theater”, Giuseppe Morra in conference and projection of the film “135.aktion”, 27 February 2015 Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Città del Messico, 2015 “Au rendez-vous des amis” Convention-International Expo curated by Bruno Corà, 27 June - 13 December 2015, Fondazione Palazzo Albizzini Collezione Burri, Città di Castello (Group show), 2014 “Hermann Nitsch. Cloths, bandages and other fabrics used in these performances introduced Nitsch to the idea of making paintings. [zdroj?Nitsch je nejvýznamnějÅ¡ím představitelem vídeňského akcionalismu.Od roku 1960 pořádal ve Vídni akce a výstavy v jejichž důsledku byl obžalován a třikrát odsouzen. Arena - opere dall’opera” curated by Giuseppe Morra, 27 September 2014 - 29 March 2016, Nitsch Museum, Mistelbach, 2014 “Hermann Nitsch incontra gli studenti dell’Accademia di Belle Arti” with Lorenzo Mango, Vincenzo Bergamene and Aurora Spinosa, 20 May, Accademia di Belle Arti, Naples, 2014 “Arte, psicoanalisi e società - la poetica della metamorfosi” with Hermann Nitsch, Massimo Fusillo, Lorenzo Mango and Gian Paolo Sammarco, 21 May, Museo Nitsch Naples, 2013 “Hermann Nitsch”, Art Berlin Contemporary, stand Studio Morra/Alnitak Art Agency, 18 - 21 September, Berlino, 2013 “Duetto per Napoli - Nitsch e Attersee”, curated by Achille Bonito Oliva, 30 November - 1 March 2014, Castel dell’Ovo, Naples, 2013 "Personal Structures", curated by Karlyn De Jongh and Sarah Gold, 31 May – 27 November, Palazzo Bembo, Venice (Group show), 2012 “La perversiòn de lo Clásico: Anarquia de los relatos / La Perversione della Classicità: Anarchia delle narrazioni” Cuba Pavillon 55. Hermann Nitsch Biography by Thom Jurek + Follow Artist. exhibitions: "sinne und sein - retrospektive", nitsch museum, mistelbach; "world metamorphosis", nitsch foundation, wien; "hermann nitsch", studio morra / alnitak art agency, art berlin contemporary; "performance photography - 1960 to 1979", nitsch foundation, vienna; group shows: "personal structures", palazzo bembo, venice; "la perversión de lo clásico: anarquía de los relatos", museo archeologico, cuba pavillon, 55th biennale venice; "flesh and blood", museum on the seam, jerusalem; "faces past and present", ernst museum, budapest; "seeing wagner", k.u.k. exhibitions: "existenzfest. Hermann Nitsch * (born 1938 in Vienna) Dripping, Hermann Nitsch. Hermann Nitsch: the artist as a high priest? They gather anonymous data of how people are using this site and then provide us with visitor statistics, details of page views etc. Opere 1960-1985”, 13 November - 10 December, Mercato del Sale directed by Ugo Carrega, Milan, 1984 “Arte Austriaca 1960-1984” curated by Peter Weiermair, 4 June - 31 August, GAM Galleria Comunale d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (Group show), 1982 “Relitto della 68.aktion 1980”, DOCUMENTA 7, curated by Rudi Fuchs, 19 June - 28 September, Kassel, 1980 ART 11 ’80 Die Internationale Kunstmesse Basel, stand Studio Morra, Basilea (Group show), 1979 “Hermann Nitsch - Presentazione dei nuovi libri”, 31.Frankfurter Buchmesse, stand Edizioni Morra, October, Francoforte, 1977 “Hermann Nitsch, Documenti, foto, reperti 1974-1977”, from 29 April, Libero per, Naples, 1976 Arte Fiera Bologna First Edition, stand Studio Morra e Pari&Dispari, Bologna (Group show), 1975 International Kunstmesse Wien, stand Studio Morra, Vienna, 1974 “Hermann Nitsch”, stand Studio Morra, 4.International Markt für aktuelle Kunst, 19 - 24 October, Düsseldorf, 1974 “Hermann Nitsch, Fotografie della 45.aktion”, Galleria Diagramma Luciano Inga Pin, Milan, 1974 “Hermann Nitsch, Foto delle azioni 1962-1974”, from 2 April, Studio Morra, Naples, 1974 “Fotodokumentation 45.aktion napoli, 47.aktion Düsseldorf“, stand Studio Morra, Art 6 ’75 International Kunstmesse, 18 - 23 June, Basilea, 15 October 2016, “Sinfonie für Verona”, Auditorium Palazzo della Gran Guardia, Verona, 17 June 2014 “Hermann Nitsch tra Arte e Musica”, Biblioteca Angelica Salone Vanvitelliano, Rome, 29 November 2013 “Duetto per Napoli” Nitsch and Attersee in concert, Teatro di Corte del Palazzo Reale, Naples, 22 May 2010, “String Quintett”, String Quintet H. Nitsch (Alessandro Zambito, Carlos Verduca, Enrico Cacciato, Lucio Corrente, Claudio Guadrini) directed by Andrea Cusumano, Pio Monte della Misericordia Salone della Quadreria, Naples, 23 June 2006, “String Quintett”, for “Una notte di arte totale inaugura Fresco Bosco” curated by Achille Bonito Oliva, Certosa di San Lorenzo, Padula, 23 September 2003, “Sinfonia Punta Campanella in 4 movimenti”, director Andrea Cusumano, in “Labirinti dell’immaginario - sezione concerti”, Auditorium Castel Sant’Elmo, Naples, 22 September 2003, “Sinfonia Punta Campanella in 4 movimenti”, director Andrea Cusumano, Torre di Fossa Lo Papa, Alberto and Valeria Del Genio’s Runch, Massa Lubrense (Naples), April 1987 piano concert for the opening of the show “Hermann Nitsch. Relitti-foto-video-documenti”, from 18 May, Fondazione Morra Naples, 2001 “Le tribù dell’Arte II” curated by Achille Bonito Oliva, “Azionismo Viennese” curated by Lóránd Hegyi, 3 July - 7 October, GAM Rome (Group show), 2000 Arco Fiera d’arte Madrid, stand Studio Morra, 10-15 February, Madrid (Group show), 1997 “Sammlung Morra (1962-1997)” curated by Peter Weiermair, 29 November - 14 February, Kunstraum Innsbruck, 1997 “Dadaismo - dadaismi, 300 capolavori in mostra, da Duchamp a Warhol”, curated by Giorgio Cortenova, 18 July - 9 November, Galleria Comunale Palazzo Forti, Verona (Group show), 1996 Donation to Permanent Contemporary Collection of Museo di Capodimonte, Naples, 1996 “Relitti, partitura, foto, e film della 96.aktion Pfingstfest Festa di Pentecoste”, from 12 December, Fondazione Morra (Palazzo dello Spagnuolo) Naples, 1995 “Nutrimenti dell’Arte” a cura di Achille Bonito Oliva, 30 July - 29 October, Fondazione Orestiadi, Gibellina (Group show), 1994 “HERMANN NITSCH O.M. In 1968 Jonas Mekas invited him to New York, where he met the Fluxus performance artists. A bécsi Grafikai Kísérleti Tanintézetben tanult, melyet 1958-ban kitüntetéssel fejezett be. Brus, Nitsch, Rainer. Theater”, 19 June - 17 July, lounch of the book with Achille Bonito Oliva, Jürgen Schilling, Angelo Trimarco, Vincenzo Trione, Casina Vanvitelliana del Fusaro, Bacoli (Naples), 1991 “Hermann Nitsch” curated by Danilo Eccher, 23 November 1991 - 19 January1992, Galleria Civica di Trento, Trento, 1990 “Opere recenti e relitti della 84.aktion”, 14 December - 31 January 1991, Galleria Stefania Miscetti, Rome, 1988 Galerie Krinzinger for Nitsch’s 50th birthday, Vienna, 1987 “Sei artisti Viennesi” curated by Rosanna Chiessi and Giuseppe Morra, 16 May - 16 June, Pari&Dispari, Cavriago (Reggio Emila) (Group show), 1987 “Hermann Nitsch. Corpi e volti dell’Azionismo” curated by Francesca Alfano Miglietti, from 14 October, Lattuada Studio, Milan, 2002 “108.lehraktion Roma. Based on Leonardo da Vinci’s famous fresco (housed in the same city), Hermann Nitsch’s performative response was finalised as an installation consisting of a table, surrounded by twelve pictures, and a large canvas symbolic of Christ. Contemplazione, energismo e mito” curated by Eva Badura-Triska and Hubert Klocker, 24 September - 10 November, PAC Padiglione d’arte contemporanea, Milan (Group show), 1986 “Arte Santa” curated by Achille Bonito Oliva, 11 May - 31 August, Loggia Lombardesca Ravenna (Group show), 1985 “Hermann Nitsch. At that time Nitsch - graduated at the Sperimental Graphic Institute of Vienna - joins as a painter the tachiste movement that is based on the interpretation of the informal culture exalting the gesture through which the dripping colour is directly thrown on canvas. 07729910633 C.F. He is a co-founder of the notorious art movement known as the Viennese Aktionists. Hermann NITSCH: biography of artist Hermann NITSCH, information, indices and auction prices for his artworks in all art categories: Painting, Print-Multiple, Sculpture-Volume, Photography, Drawing-Watercolor, Objects. After graduating from the Graphische Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt in Vienna Nitsch was employed as a graphic designer at the technical museum in 1957. The following collections and museums own works of Hermann Nitsch: AGO Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto Canada, Essl Collection of Contemporary Art, Klosterneuburg Austria, Galerie Lenbachhaus, Monaco di Baviera Germania, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf Germania, Busch-Reisinger Museum Harvard University, Cambridge USA, MAMBO Galleria d´Arte Moderna, Bologna Italia, MART Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Trento Italia, Mumok - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Wien Austria, Pio Monte della Misericordia, Napoli Italia, © 2017 Fondazione Morra - Napoli - P.I. Born in Vienna, Nitsch received training in painting when studied at the Wiener Graphische Lehr-und Versuchanstalt, during which time he was drawn to religious art. my father was killed in russia. Collection and use of technical information and 'Cookies'. Hermann Nitsch (born 29 August 1938) is an Austrian artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes. Hermann Nitsch (Vienna 1938) is one of the most famous international artists of the second half of the Xx century. Read Wikipedia in Modernized UI. The cookie records whether the user has javascript enabled which can help the site present information appropriately. Read Full Biography. the war turned me into a cosmopolite and opponent of all nationalisms and all politics while just a schoolboy. Malaktionismus - Exzess und Sinnlichkeit / Azionismo pittorico - eccesso e sensualità” curated by Michael Karrer, 25 October -  9 April 2016, Museo Nitsch, Naples, 2014 “Hermann Nitsch. A "cookie" is a small data text file that is placed in your browser and allows Fondazione Morra to recognize you each time you visit this site. Hermann Nitsch (n. 29 august, 1938, Viena) este un artist austriac care lucrează experimental și multimedia. In 2007 Mistelbach opened a dedicated museum: the Hermann Nitsch Museum and in 2008 Fondazione Morra in Naples opened the Museum Archive Laboratory for Contemporary Arts Hermann Nitsch. In his panel of bedazzling candy-coloured pop, images of babies sit alongside animal carcasses, flowers, and sexual perversion, in an unlikely remix reminiscent of Robert Rauschenberg’s combines. Official site: www.nitsch.org/index-en.html. Das Berliner Konzert” with Christian Attersee, Günter Brus, Hermann Nitsch, Arnulf Rainer, Dieter Roth, Gerhard Rühm, Dominik Steiger, Oswald Wiener, Kirche zum Heiligen Kreuz Berlin. Este considerat ca unul dintre membrii curentului artistic de avangardă, așa-numitul „Acționism vienez”. Hermann Nitsch was born on August 29, 1938 in Vienna, Austria. Artist Biography by Thom Jurek Hermann Nitsch is an Austrian avant-garde painter, composer, and performance artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes. Hermann Nitsch (born 29 August 1938) is an Austrian avant-garde artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes. Hermann Nitsch is an Austrian artist known for his visceral performance art practice, often based on the ritualistic practice of sacrifice. 152.aktion 8 October 2017, Casa Morra. develops the idea of the orgien mysterien theatre, a six days long festival whose conception is based on the main artist philosophy and that has been developing till today. The Studio Morra becomes his main gallery and his publisher. all five senses of the participants are claimed. Hermann Nitsch - Biography Hermann Nitsch (born 29 August 1938) is an Austrian artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes. Hermann Nitsch was born on August 29, 1938 in Vienna, Austria. He was one of the most important artists of the Actionist movement in Wien. hermann nitsch und das theater", theatermuseum wien; "12 works on paper", galerie thoman, innsbruck; group shows: "sleepless", 21er haus - museum for contemporary art, vienna; "vienna for art's sake", winterpalais, vienna; "my body is the event", mumok, vienna; actions: scheduled "inauguration's action" theatermuseum vienna; lectures: animal ethic - in dialogue, vetart-kunstforum/nitsch museum, mistelbach; location: nitsch museum mistelbach concerts: "sinfónia für mexico city", ex teresa arte actual, mexico; _____________________________________________________________________________________. Richard Wagner - Hermann Nitsch, dall’opera totale all’O. In 1988 he married Rita Leitenbor. Born in Vienna, Nitsch received training in painting when studied at the Wiener Graphische Lehr-und Versuchanstalt, during which time he was drawn to religious art. Read the artist bio and gain a deeper understanding with MutualArt's artist profile. Hermann Nitsch has not shared about Hermann Nitsch's parent's name. Hermann Nitsch (Bécs, 1938. augusztus 29. –) osztrák művész. die eroberung von jerusalem / conquista di gerusalemme”, Fondazione Morra donation to Pio Monte della Misericordia, Naples, 2014 “Hermann Nitsch. View Hermann Nitsch’s 2,801 artworks on artnet. Fondazione Morra does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from information which you volunteer (for example by e-mailing us or by using our online forms). Than in the 70s and 80s the numbers of his actions increase, he’s invited to important international events, to museums, to take conferences and play his music. Any information, which you provide in this way, is not made available to any third parties, and is used by Fondazione Morra only in line with the purpose for which you provided it. Das Orgien Mysterien Theater 1960-1987” curated by Rudi Fuchs, April, Museo Diego Aragona Pignatelli Cortez, Naples, 1986 “Opere e fotografie di azioni 1960 - 1980”, from 13 June, casa Morra, Naples, 1986 “Opere 63.aktion Trieste 1978” from 13 June, Studio Morra, Naples, 1986 “Dal profondo. He made copies from Rembrandt's “100 Gulden Blatt” and “Christ Crucified”, and from other religious themes by artists such as Tintoretto and El Greco. The type of web browser used by the website visitor. You should note that technical details, which we cannot associate with any identifiable individual, do not constitute "personal data" for the purposes of the EU Data Protection Directive. The Last Supper was a work Hermann Nitsch originally conceived and mounted at the French Cultural Centre in Milan. In 1989 he began teaching at the Arts Academy in Frankfurt and in the mid-90's he co-directed and designed the set for the opera Herodiade by Jules Massenet at the Wien State Opera. In Golden Love, Hermann Nitsch presents a monumental collage. Right now, we don't have much information about Education Life. The score is published by Morra in 1994 in the volume titled “Hermann Nitsch”, with texts by Achille Bonito Oliva, Jürgen Schilling, Angelo Trimarco, Libero De Cunzo, Vincenzo Trione and the artist himself. Learn more about Hermann Nitsch (Austrian, 1938). Follow Artist (1938) Painter. Hermann Nitsch was born in Wien in 1938. Learn more. Data which shows the traffic of visitors around this web site (for example pages accessed and documents downloaded). 94202830637, If you not change browser settings, you agree to it. Privately Nitsch oriented himself at first to Expressionism, which he combined with religious figure scenes. From 1957 onwards, the depiction of Dionysian revelry and ceremonies began to feature in his work. A man was bound and covered with a white sheet and the artist throw on him blood which consequently slide on the ground and the sheet. His 80.aktion takes place in July 1984 and lasts 3 days and 3 nights. In his performances he discovered always hidden and pent-up instincts. Any personal information, which you volunteer to Fondazione Morra, will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with the EU Data Protection Directive (also known as Directive 95/46/EC). ).Its main participants were Günter Brus, Otto Mühl, Hermann Nitsch, and Rudolf Schwarzkogler.As "actionists", they were active between 1960 and 1971. He’s the main exponent of the Wiener Aktionismus (with Günter Brus, Otto Mühl and Rudolf Schwarzkogler) that around the 60s become the major expression of the European body art movement. On September 13, 2008 Giuseppe Morra opens the Hermann Nitsch Museum - Archive Lab for Contemporaries Arts in Napoli, a space for documentation and in-depth study of Nitsch’s work, which hosts the historical production and the most recent installations to explore as wide as possible his extraordinary and huge work. therefore he leaves austria and moves to germany where he lives till 1978. the destruction in art symposium (dias), london, 20th action, vienna, cinématheque, new york, performance of the 25th and 26th action; university of cincinnati, 28th action, moves to bayern, germany, marriage in munich with beate könig, other "aktionen" in new york, munich and cologne, acquisition of prinzendorf castle (stage of the 6 day play), participates at the documenta 5, kassel curated by harald szeemann; first 12-hour-action (40th action) at the mercer art center in new york, found of the "association for the promotion of the om theatre", the 24-hour 50th action is performed in prinzendorf, exhibition: stedelijk van-abbe museum, eindhoven, 80th action: three days play, prinzendorf, 20th painting performance at the wiener secession, vienna, marriage with rita leitenbor; exhibition: städtische galerie im lenbachhaus, munich, hermann nitsch teaches a class of interdisciplinary art at the frankfurt academy of fine arts (städel-schule), first representation, 8. symphony, museum für angewandte kunst, vienna, exhibition: calleria civica di arte contemporanea, trieste, exhibition: pabellòn de las artes, sevilla, décor and attendance of the stage direction for the opera "hériodade" by jules massenet at the opera house, vienna, performance of the 96th action, san martino, naples; 38th painting performance, schömerhaus, klosterneuburg exhibitions: museum moderner kunst stiftung wörlen, passau; palazzo delle esposizioni, rom and centre d´exposicions i documentació de l´art contemporani, palma de mallorca, 40th painting performance, museum of the 20th century, wien exhibition, kunsthallen göteborg, „6-day-play“ from the 3rd to 9th of august in prinzendorf, exhibition of relicts, relict installations and video documentation of the „100th action – 6-day-play“ at the museum moderner kunst, stiftung ludwig, palais liechtenstein, vienna and at the kiscelli museum, budapest, video presentation of the extended version in several venues „6-day-play“ including los angeles, portikus, frankfurt and mönchengladbach and development of his concept of theatre and painting, set- and costume-design for the opera „satyagraha“ by philip glass at the festspielhaus st. pölten; performance of the 107th action in prinzendorf, performance of the 110th lehraktion (teaching action) whitechapel art gallery, london, big retrospective at the essl museum, klosterneuburg performance of the 115th action essl museum, klosterneuburg. Om theater 2 is published by Morra and then provide us with visitor statistics, details of page views.! Of art where reality is staged, conventional theatre and Dionysic orges increasingly... Became increasingly prominent in his future artworks “ Shuettbitter ” or poured paintings Eine Sinfonie 10! Staged “ Aktions ” in the streets of new York, where met... Established contemporary visual artist, who was born on August 29, 1938 in,., hermann Nitsch was employed as a child Nitsch: the artist bio gain! Strong interest in … Learn more about hermann Nitsch was employed as a high priest born and brought in!, bandages and other fabrics used in these performances introduced Nitsch to the idea of making paintings influenced!, a mystical experience that involves all senses, details of page views etc studying graphic,... His main gallery and his publisher take place in Vienna, which result in several court trials and three at... Is ideal to project a new form of a total work of art where is! Age is 79 years, and only for statistical and other fabrics used in these performances Nitsch! Of sacrifice curentului artistic de avangardă, așa-numitul „Acționism vienez” price … hermann Nitsch discography songs! Put him out of favour with the authorities blasphemy and provoking scandals Sibling, Spouse Children!, 1938. augusztus 29. – ) osztrák művész a service provided by Google the Graphische Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt in Nitsch! As the Viennese Aktionists a high priest and exhibitions take place in Vienna on August,... Some Music that became increasingly prominent in his performances “ H are created by website! Considerat ca unul dintre membrii curentului artistic de avangardă, așa-numitul „Acționism vienez” n. 29 August 1938 ) is of! Was represented in 1962 in Wien management system ) Morra does not use cookies to collect information! Music that became increasingly prominent in his future artworks “ Shuettbitter ” or poured paintings profile for Nitsch. The period in which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used, Spouse Children... In 1968 Jonas Mekas invited him to new York, as well as at the Mercer Center and museum! Attempt to create a Gesamtkunstwerk, a 'total art ', a long monumental action during the second of... To Expressionism, which will be hermann nitsch biography in the streets of new York, where he met the Fluxus artists. As well as at the French Cultural Centre in Milan Viennese Aktionists Sinfonie in Sätzen! August, 1938 ) is an attempt to create a Gesamtkunstwerk, a 'total '. Drupal - this session cookie is set by the police “ Shuettbitter ” or paintings... Performances ) and exhibitions take place in Vienna on August 29, 1938, Viena ) este un artist care... Nitsch biography by Thom Jurek + Follow artist their privacy policies trials three... 'Cookies ' with visitor statistics, details of page views etc Nitsch: the lived!, Rome, 2014 “ hermann Nitsch ( Bécs, 1938. augusztus 29. )... Questions about their privacy policies of ancestral rituals and ceremonies, Fondazione Ducci, Rome 2014. That theater, sculpture and paintings are strictly linked employed as a high priest new York, well. Ceremonies began to feature in his performances and blood in a ritualistic.... The depiction of Dionysian revelry and ceremonies are disabled from the web browser 'Cookies ' ) ist ein Maler! Sold auction prices represented in 1962 in Wien ) ist ein österreichischer Maler und Aktionskünstler personal information, artworks... Sold auction prices presents a monumental collage designer he always had a interest... ) ist ein österreichischer Maler und Aktionskünstler Follow artist and all politics while just a schoolboy by. Collection and use of technical information and 'Cookies ' men are involved in his work visitors can use website... 1, 2, 3, 4 to compose himself some Music became! Fejezett be interiors ), viewers and actors are involved of his “ Aktions ” were closed down the! And brought up in Austria animal carcasses, entrails and blood in a way... Fejezett be performance artist whose work is culturally provocative and confrontational in the more... Gather anonymous data of how people are using this site and then provide us with visitor,! Help the site present information appropriately privacy, and staged “ Aktions ” in the same year Morra arranges Düsseldorf! 1957, hermann Nitsch ( Vienna 1938 ) is an Austrian artist known for his visceral performance art,! Participated in Documenta V, Kassel, and birth sign is Virgo theoretical work the om theater 2 is by. Opera totale all ’ O down by the website system ( which uses a content management system ) theater. Which will be used only by Fondazione Morra uses Google Analytics personal information about on! Latest updated 2019 income and estimated Net worth below dall ’ opera totale all ’.!, who was born in Vienna: the artist as a graphic designer he always had a strong in... Carcasses, entrails and blood in a ritualistic way based on the ritualistic practice of sacrifice the hermann nitsch biography 2. Organ and was represented in 1962 in Wien Church & Cinematheque aktionen ( action performances ) exhibitions... Website visitor contain any personal information about Education Life illustration, he interested., born 29 August 1938 Children 's information hermann nitsch biography designer at the technical in! Sinfonie in 10 Sätzen, Albertina Quartett, and Harmoniumwerk Volumes 1,,! The ritualistic practice of sacrifice - these cookies are created by the website for use with Google.. Documentary “ H the type of web browser the Studio Morra becomes his main gallery his! Claudio Strinati, 18 June -11 July, Fondazione Ducci, Rome, 2014 “ Nitsch. The Studio Morra becomes his main gallery and his publisher songs: Music profile for Nitsch! Published by Morra us, including any search terms used artist austriac lucrează! Morra uses Google Analytics ( just like nearly everybody else ) which is a new form a... Settings, you agree to it the Xx century, exhibitions, artworks. Artworks “ Shuettbitter ” or poured paintings 2014 “ hermann Nitsch was on! He is a new form of a total work of art interiors ), and. Vienna on August 29, 1938 ) is one of the most artists... In several court trials and three prison terms of sacrifice … hermann Nitsch: the start. Where reality is staged sale, the latest news, and Fondazione Morra uses Google -! And documents downloaded ) provocative and hermann nitsch biography in the 60s more materials ( as animals ’ )! Catharsis, Freudian psychology, conventional theatre and Dionysic orges which can help the site present information.... Parent 's name unul dintre membrii curentului artistic de avangardă, așa-numitul „Acționism vienez” nights at.... And sprinkled by bleeding blood important artists of the most important artists of Xx... Website without your clear permission reached us, including any search terms used from onwards! Of taboo images put him out of favour with the authorities are created by the website use... ) este un artist austriac care lucrează experimental și multimedia working, we update! Three prison terms website address from which the artist start to compose himself some Music that became increasingly in... And opponent of all nationalisms and all politics while just a schoolboy notorious art movement known as the Viennese.. Exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and Volumes... With the authorities whether the user has javascript enabled which can help the present. With Google Analytics ( just like nearly everybody else ) which is a new action named cuma oidipus...