The Erling Neby Collection by Karin HellandsjøThe Erling Neby Collection by Karin Hellandsjø

The Erling Neby Collection

Text byKarin HellandsjøContribution byJohn Peter Nilsson

Hardcover | October 25, 2011

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This book gives an overview and insight into the unique collection of the Norwegian art collector Erling Neby. Erling Neby is an owner of one of the most important and precious private collections of constructivist and concrete art in Europe, and even worldwide. But he's also a Hi-Fi connoisseur and successful businessman.

Neby's collection provides a personal view of concrete and geometric constructivist art as seen by the collector. Over a period of thirty years, Neby has been building up his collection in Oslo, a collection which is today unequalled in the Nordic countries and is world-renowned. Among the artists included in the collection are: Josef Albers, Olle Baertling, Jean Dewasne, Emilio Gilioli, Jan Groth, Arne Malmedal, Aurelie Nemours, Lars G. Nordström, Paul Osipow, Jesus Rafael Soto, Victor Vasarely, and Thornton Willis.

Since 2004, John Peter Nilsson  is curator at Moderna Museet in Stockholm, Sweden. He was editor-in-chief between 1999 - 2002 for Nu: The Nordic Art Review, and between 1996 - 1999 for Siksi, The Nordic Art Review. Beside beeing a freelance art critic for the Swedish daily Aftonbladet between 1986 - 2004,  Mr. Nilsson also organised se...
Title:The Erling Neby CollectionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 11.5 × 10.25 × 0.89 inPublished:October 25, 2011Publisher:SkiraLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8857208621

ISBN - 13:9788857208626

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