J Rgen Nash

J Rgen Nash

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. J rgen Nash (March 16, 1920 - May 17, 2004) was a Danish artist, writer and central proponent of situationism. He was born in Vejrum, Jutland, Denmark, baptized J rgen Axel J rgensen, the brother of Asger Jorn. He later changed his family name from J rgensen to Nash. He was married three times and has six children. His last marriage was with the painter Lis Zwick and would last until his death in 2004. The last 40 years of his life he lived in the artist collective Drakabygget outside rkelljunga, Sweden. From 1948 to 1951 he was involved with CoBrA. He went on to join the Situationist International (SI). In 1959 he produced Stavrim, Sonetter a book of poetry illustrated by Jorn. In 1960 he founded the Situationist Bauhaus based at the farm Drakabygget with Jorn. He is the editor of Drakabygget, a journal about art and social philosophy.show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • CIV
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135967851
  • 9786135967852