Worpswede and the European artist’s colonies.
From Worpswede to Barbizon, from Skagen to Ascona – artist’s colonies are a prominent art- and culturhistorical phenomenon which can be pursued in whole Europe. To find out pure nature and to stick it into the picture: this wish rush in the 19. and early 20. century numerous artists to settle down far away from the urban art centres. In remote areas tghey found wealthy motives and a new home. With more than 200 artworks, beneath it numerous high-carat loans, presents the exhibition about 20 most important artist’s colonies of Europe.