Sue Prideaux, author of Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream, definitive biography of Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter.
Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream by Sue Prideaux 2005-09-23 Sue Prideaux ISBN: Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. With unlimited access to tens of thousands of Munch s papers, including his letters and diaries, Prideaux offers a portrait of the artist that is both intimate and moving. Munch sought to paint what he experienced rather than what he saw, and as his life often veered out of control, his experiences were painful. Yet he painted throughout his.
Sue Prideaux, 1946 geboren, studierte Kunst, arbeitete in Florenz, Paris und London als Kunsthistorikerin, ist heute als Schriftstellerin tätig und lebt vorwiegend in Norwegen. Für ihre Biographien über Edvard Munch und August Strindberg wurde sie mehrfach ausgezeichnet. Ihre Nietzsche-Biographie. weitere Infos.
Sue Prideaux is Anglo-Norwegian. Her first biography, Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream Yale UP won the James Tait Black prize. Strindberg, a Life, shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize, won the Duff Cooper. She has written for the TLS, The Economist, The Art Newspaper, The Spectator and spoken at many museums including Tate Modern, The. In addition to her prize-winning biography of Edvard Munch, Sue Prideaux is the author of I Am Dynamite! A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche, longlisted for the Rathbones Folio Prize 2019, and Strindberg: A Life, shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize for nonfiction and winner of the Duff Cooper prize.
Culture > Books > Reviews Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream by Sue Prideaux Edvard Munch's life was as colourful and contorted as his psychologically acute canvases.
Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream [Sue Prideaux] on. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Who was the man behind The Scream, the iconic painting that so acutely expresses the anguish of the twentieth century? Edvard Munch 1863 – 1944 was twenty-eight when he embarked on a lifelong effort to paint his ‘soul.
Sue Prideaux is an Anglo-Norwegian writer. Her grandmother was muse to the explorer Roald Amundsen and her godmother was painted by Edvard Munch, whose biography she later wrote under the title Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream. "Already a successful novelist, [Prideaux] combines a scholar's precision with a writer's insight."---The Brighton Argus "In Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream, Sue Prideaux, who speaks fluent Norwegian and was able to read Munch's diaries first hand, extends the understanding of this complex man."---Sue Hubbard, The Independent.
The biography of the artist who created the most haunting icon of the twentieth century Although almost everyone recognizes Edvard Munch's famous painting The Scream, hardly anyone knows much about the man. What kind of person could have created this universal image, one that so vividly expressed all the uncertainties of the twentieth century?
23.09.2005 · Sue Prideaux is an English novelist and biographer. She has strong links to Norway and her godmother was painted by Edvard Munch, whose biography she later wrote under the title Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream. Prior to taking up writing she trained as an art historian in Florence, Paris, and London. from Wikipedia.
So when Sue Prideaux decides to open this life of Nietzsche with something else entirely, you know you are in the hands of a biographer who is either incompetent unlikely, given that her earlier.
Buy Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream Reprint by Sue Prideaux ISBN: 9780300124019 from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Although almost everyone recognizes Edvard Munch's famous paintingThe Scream,hardly anyone knows much about the man. What kind of person could have created this universal image, one that so vividly expressed all the uncertainties of the twentieth century? What kind of experiences did he have? In this book, the first comprehensive biography of Edvard Munch in English, Sue Prideaux brings the.
Biografia. Di origini norvegesi sua madrina è stata dipinta da Edvard Munch, è nata a Londra nel 1946 e ha studiato e in seguito esercitato la professione di storica dell'arte a Firenze, Parigi e Londra. Ha esordito nel 1997 con Rude mechanicals, ritratto di una coppia borghese di mezza età in crisi, al quale ha fatto seguito l'anno.
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This book is an exception. It is very readable, yet relies on extensive research. The author combines the qualities of novelist and art historian. Sue Prideaux also places Munch within the context of the social, historical and artistic movements of the time. Anyone interested in the life and work of Edvard Munch should read this book. Highly.
To coincide with the exhibition of Munch's self-portraits at the Royal Academy, Sue Prideaux uses her part-Nordic origins to good effect in the first English-language biography of the artist.
Munch ne soffrì amaramente, e a ciò si aggiunse la paura, sorta nel 1940 con l'occupazione nazista della Norvegia, di un imminente sequestro della sua opera omnia. Munch allora aveva 76 anni, e non era consapevole che ben settantuno sue opere avrebbero fatto poi ritorno in Norvegia, acquistate da collezionisti privati.