Drupal - this session cookie is set by the website system (which uses a content management system). The IP address of the visitor's web server The top-level domain name used (for example .ie, .com, .org, .net). 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. The Road to Contemporary”, curated by Achille Bonito Oliva, 2 – 5 April, Palazzo Barberini, Roma (Group show), 2008 “Relitti delle azioni 1974-2001” Museo Hermann Nitsch Archivio Laboratorio per le Arti Contemporanee opening, 13 September - 1 August 2010, Museo Nitsch Naples, 2008 “Herzlichen glückwunsch - buon compleanno Nitsch (per i 70 anni)”, 29 August, Punta Campanella Torre di Fossa lo Papa - Tenuta Del Genio, Massa Lubrense (Naples), 2008 “Hermann Nitsch. Hermann Nitsch - Biography Hermann Nitsch (born 29 August 1938) is an Austrian artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes. Hermann Nitsch is an established contemporary visual artist, who was born and brought up in Austria. Fondazione Morra respects your right to privacy, and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission. While studying graphic illustration, he became interested in religious art. 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. 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. Artprice.com's price … He has been married to Rita Leitenbor since 1988. The Last Supper was a work Hermann Nitsch originally conceived and mounted at the French Cultural Centre in Milan. Biography Hermann Nitsch was born on August 29, 1938 in Vienna. In Golden Love, Hermann Nitsch presents a monumental collage. 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; _____________________________________________________________________________________. By allowing the cathartic liberation from religious, moralistic and sexual taboos, Nitsch proposes the enactment of ancestral rituals and ceremonies. Born in Corpi e volti dell’Azionismo” curated by Francesca Alfano Miglietti, from 14 October, Lattuada Studio, Milan, 2002 “108.lehraktion Roma. 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. The cookies record information about the first visit to the site, the last visit to the site, the number of visits to the site, duration of site visits, the link or search terms used to get to the site. Hermann Nitsch (n. 29 august, 1938, Viena) este un artist austriac care lucrează experimental și multimedia. He was one of the most important artists of the Actionist movement in Wien. 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. 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. Different actions take place from Whitsunday 1973. Hermann Nitsch: the artist as a high priest? Follow Artist (1938) Painter. They gather anonymous data of how people are using this site and then provide us with visitor statistics, details of page views etc. 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. Centre for Documentation, Training and Research. Carne e luce”, curated by Claudio Strinati, 18 June -11 July, Fondazione Ducci, Rome, 2014 “Hermann Nitsch. Read Full Biography. 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. Cloths, bandages and other fabrics used in these performances introduced Nitsch to the idea of making paintings. His 80.aktion takes place in July 1984 and lasts 3 days and 3 nights. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. 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. 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 Morra’s suggestion he writes the score, which will be published in the 1983. In 1984, Hermann Nitsch staged a performance that lasted three days and three nights at Prinzendorf. He has been married to Rita Leitenbor since 1988. Richard Wagner - Hermann Nitsch, dall’opera totale all’O. Hermann Nitsch (* 29. Learn more about Hermann Nitsch (Austrian, 1938). 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Hermann Nitsch: 6-Tage-Spiel in Prinzendorf 1998 : Relikte und Reliktinstallationen, Aktionsmalerei, Fotos und Video : Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Palais Liechtenstein, 27. … 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. 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. Malaktionismus - Exzess und Sinnlichkeit / Azionismo pittorico - eccesso e sensualità” curated by Michael Karrer, 25 October -  9 April 2016, Museo Nitsch, Naples, 2014 “Hermann Nitsch. 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. From 1961 on, his actions, where a lamb is tore and its blood used as bleeding painting, become more often and more articulated. Hermann Nitsch's profession as Artist and age is 79 years, and birth sign is Virgo. Artist Biography by Thom Jurek Hermann Nitsch is an Austrian avant-garde painter, composer, and performance artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes. Este considerat ca unul dintre membrii curentului artistic de avangardă, așa-numitul „Acționism vienez”. The O.M. In the same year Morra arranges in Düsseldorf, Germany, a long monumental action during the three days of the fair. 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 (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. The previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used. Hermann Nitsch (Bécs, 1938. augusztus 29. –) osztrák művész. Genres: Drone, Modern Classical, Symphony. Hermann Nitsch (born 29 August 1938) is an Austrian avant-garde artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes. Hermann Nitsch is born at 29-Aug-38 in Vienna and Austrian by birth. Hermann Nitsch's artworks, biography and articles. 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. aktionen (action performances) and exhibitions take place in vienna, which result in several court trials and three prison terms. Hermann Nitsch Biography by Thom Jurek + Follow Artist. Hermann Nitsch Biography. In addition other Internet sites or services that may be accessible through this website have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions. Nitsch considered that theater, sculpture and paintings are strictly linked. 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. Nitsch” by Daniela Ambrosoli, 27 January, Museo Nitsch Naples, 2010 “Ciclo di incontri Caravaggio e il contemporaneo”: 10 November- meeting with Massimo Donà; 18 June – meeting with Romano Gasparotti and Andrea Cardillo, B. del Guercio, Massimo Donà, Felix Duque, Elena Pontiggia, Vincenzo Vitiello, Museo Nitsch, Naples, 2009 L’estasi dell’immanenza. time-space-existence", künstlerhaus bregenz; pentecost feast: 130th action, museum nitsch neaples; exhibition of drawings at the cabinet des dessins, musée d'art moderne, st. etienne; new museum installation, museum nitsch, naples; solo show, stella art foundation, moscow; conference, brixner symposium, brixen; smelling, nitsch foundation vienna; concert: nitsch quintett, musée d`art moderne, st. etienne, group show, blood lines, mca denver; 60th painting action, mike weiss gallery, new york; obsession and intimacy: the body in contemporary austrian drawings - from alfred kubin to birgit jürgenssen, b&m theocharakis foundation for the fine arts and music, athens; 131th teaching action, leo könig inc., new york; group show, eroi, gam, turin; solo show, frühere werke aus der duerckheim collection, mzm, mistelbach; group show, personal structures, palazzo bembo, venedig; costumes and settings by hermann nitsch for saint francois d`assise by olivier messiaen, bayerische staatsoper münchen; solo show, hermann nitsch, leopold museum, vienna; organ concert, mozarteum, salzburg, exhibitions: utopie gesamtkunstwerk im 21er haus, wien; levitikus, innsbruck/wien; kunstkulturkirche, frankfurt; thoman modern, innsbruck; 5 jahre hermann nitsch museum, mistelbach; explosion painting as action, moderna museet, stockholm; hermann nitsch personale im museum moderner kunst kärnten, klagenfurt; hermann nitsch: aus dem gesamtkunstwerk, galerie walker, schloss ebenau; in vivo hermann nitsch im centre pompidou, paris; galerie 422 margund lössl, gmunden; explosion painting as action; fondacio joan miro, barcelona; „a bigger splash: painting after performance art“, tate modern, london; performances: 135th action havanna, cuba; 64th painting performance at museo di arte moderna e contemporanea, mart rovereto; concerts: sinfonie for 100 pianists and 33 pianos and 1 synthesizer, tag der tausend finger / oö kulturquartier linz. The type of web browser used by the website visitor. 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. During that time he staged performances and exhibitions in Italy, France, the US and Germany. The other Viennese Actionists are Otto Muehl (Austrian, b.1925), Günter Brus (Austrian, b.1938), and Rudolf Schwarzkogler (Austrian, 1940–1969). Theatre”. 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. Hermann Nitsch | Biography Hermann Nitsch (Vienna 1938) is one of the most famous international artists of the second half of the XX century. my father was killed in russia. Il genio, il mito” curated by Renato Barilli, 17 November - 29 January 2012, Scuderie Juvarriane della Reggia di Venaria Reale, Turin (Group show), 2011 “das sein ESSERE”, readings by Hermann Nitsch, with Giuseppe Zevola, speech by Lorenzo Mango and Romano Gasparotti, 7 July, Fondazione Alario, Ascea (Salerno), 2010 “Opere Napoletane” new setting up of Museo Nitsch, 11 September - 1 August 2014, Museo Nitsch, Naples, 2010 “Hermann Nitsch & Caravaggio”, 1 – 30 May, Sagrestia del Pio Monte della Misericordia, Naples, 2010 “ESSERE, teorie dell’O. 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. Hermann Nitsch (born 29 August 1938) is an Austrian avant-garde artist who works in experimental and multimedia modes.. Life. Hermann Nitsch is an Austrian artist known for his visceral performance art practice, often based on the ritualistic practice of sacrifice. Installazione Roma 2009”, 27 November - 20 January 2010, Galleria Hofficina d’Arte, Rome, 2009 “Cose mai viste II. 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. [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. Cookies themselves do not contain any personal information, and Fondazione Morra does not use cookies to collect personal information. Google Analytics - these cookies are created by the website for use with google analytics. From 1957 onwards, the depiction of Dionysian revelry and ceremonies began to feature in his work. Between 1957 and 1960 Nitsch has developed the project for his Orgies Mysteries Theatre, an expression of total art (Gesamtkunstwerk) related to the psycho-analytical concept of abreaction, an emotional motion that allows a subject to remove the effects of dramatic events. View items sold at auction. The artist start to compose himself some music that became increasingly prominent in his performances. Hermann Nitsch (* 19. srpna 1938 Vídeň) je rakouský výtvarník, výrazně se projevil v Å¡edesátých letech svým zájmem o „divadlo orgií a mystérií“. Labirinti dell’Immaginario” curated by Achille Bonito Oliva, 3 July -  28 September, Castel Sant’Elmo, Naples (Group show), 2003 “Hermann Nitsch”, Punta Campanella, Torre di Fossa lo Papa - Tenuta Del Genio Massa Lubrense (Naples), 2003 “Hermann Nitsch Opere”, 12 April – 10 May, Art Scarpulin, Merano; lounch fo the edition with Michael Hübl and Gabriele Perretta, 2003 “Della Ferita. An Austrian composer, painter, and performance artist whose work is culturally provocative and confrontational in the extreme. While studying graphic illustration, he became interested in religious art. 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). Hermann Nitsch's zodiac sign is Virgo. Theatre” consisted of Hermann Nitsch and friends using animal carcasses, entrails and blood in a ritualistic way. Widely recognized as one of the most influential artists of his generation, Nitsch alongside Otto Muehl, Rudolf Schwarzkogler, and Günter Brus initiated the Viennese Actionism movement. 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). Colore dal Rito", curated by Tomassoni and Giuseppe Morra, 25 March - 9 July, CIAC-Centro italiano arte contemporanea, Foligno, 2016 “Hermann Nitsch. It lasted 30 minutes. Also born in Austria around 1938 and of the same generation are Otto Muehl, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Josef Mikl and Ernst Fuchs .. Galleries and Exhibitions Hermann Nitsch Biography. 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. 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). He is a co-founder of the notorious art movement known as the Viennese Aktionists. Hermann Nitsch - Works, prices, biography – Find out everything about Hermann Nitsch & sell or buy works by this artist in our auction house. After graduating from the Graphische Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt in Vienna Nitsch was employed as a graphic designer at the technical museum in 1957. Trained as a graphic designer he always had a strong interest in … Biennale de Arte, Havana de Cuba, 62.malaktion 21 April 2012, Casa Serpone, Torrita Tiberina (Rome), 130.aktion Pfingstfest Pentecost Festival 23 May 2010, Museo Nitsch and Vigna San Martino, Naples, 129.lehraktion 27 November 2009, Galleria Hofficina d’Arte, Rome, 54.malaktion August 2008, Museo Nitsch, Naples, 111.aktion Pfingstfest Pentecost Festival 19 May 2002, Vigna San Martino, Naples, 108.lehraktion 5 July 2001, GAM Rome (Le Tribù dell’Arte II, curated by Achille Bonito Oliva), 96.aktion Pfingstfest 26 May 1996, Vigna San Martino, Naples, 21.malaktion April 1987, Studio Morra, Naples, 18b.malaktion June-July1986, Casa Morra, Naples, 68.aktion 20 September 1980, Convento delle Oblate, Florence, 63.aktion 10 June 1978, Teatro Romano, Trieste, 55.aktion 1 June 1977, Requiem für meine frau Beate, Chiesa Santa Lucia, Bologna (as part of the first International Performance Art Week curated by Francesca Alinovi, Renato Barilli and Roberto Daolio), 54.aktion (lehraktion) 29 April 1977, Studio Morra, Naples, 53.aktion 30 November 1976, Teatro OUT OFF, Milan, 51.aktion 24 June1976, Arte Fiera Bologna, with Rosanna Chiessi, Bologna, 47.aktion 18 - 20 October 1974, Kunstmesse Stand Studio Morra, Düsseldorf, 45.aktion 10 April 1974, “Teatro delle azioni misteriose”, Studio Morra, Naples, 2017 “Tra Rumore Primigenio ed Armonia delle Sfere”, workshop on Herman Nitsch music, curated by Leopoldo Siano, 9-13 October, Museo Nitsch, Naples, 2017 “Incontro con Hermann Nitsch”, curated by Renato Barilli, 27 January, Arte Fiera, Bologna, 2017 “I Martedì Critici – Hermann Nitsch”, curated by Alberto Dambruoso and Guglielmo Gigliotti, 3 October, Art Forum Würth Capena, Capena (Rome), 2017 “Hermann Nitsch - O.M.T. 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. In 1972 he participated in Documenta V, Kassel, and staged “Aktions” at the Mercer Center and Everson Museum of Art. performance of the 120th action: 2-day-play, prinzendorf; performance of the 122th action burgtheater, vienna; exhibitions: „the triumph of painting“, saatchi & saatchi, london; station museum of contemporary art, houston; award of the „grossen österreichischen staatspreis“. In the 1971 Nitsch buys a castle in Prindendorf, 50km far away from Vienna that becomes the main place for his Orgien Mysterien Theater. At the end of 60s when the revolution in art pushes the boundaries, in Germany with Beuys and Vostell, in the USA with Kaprow and the happening, and also the Fluxus, Nitsch puts on a theatrical play as a celebration of life, with the synesthetic involvement of the existence. exhibitions: "existenzfest. Albums include Island: Eine Sinfonie in 10 Sätzen, Albertina Quartett, and Harmoniumwerk Volumes 1, 2, 3, 4. In 1957, Hermann Nitsch conceived an idea for a radical theatre, which he called the “Orgien Mysterien Theater”. 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. August 1938 in Wien) ist ein österreichischer Maler und Aktionskünstler. Hermann Nitsch was born on August 29, 1938 in Vienna, Austria. 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. 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. Privately Nitsch oriented himself at first to Expressionism, which he combined with religious figure scenes. 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. Since 1962 men are involved of his performances too; a passive-actor is “crucified” and sprinkled by bleeding blood. It is an attempt to create a Gesamtkunstwerk, a 'total art', a mystical experience that involves all senses. In his over a 55-year career, Hermann Nitsch has pushed the limits of performance … Hermann Nitsch - 305 Artworks, Bio & … Eine Sinfonie in 10 Sätzen, Albertina Quartett, and sold auction prices works experimental... Practice of sacrifice and 3 nights by allowing the cathartic liberation from religious, moralistic and sexual taboos Nitsch. And use of taboo images put him out of favour with the authorities time in prison for blasphemy and scandals! 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