Travels Revisited #1: Vilhelm Hammershoi

For the first time in five years I start the summer break with no project to indulge my time and efforts. This gives an opportunity to review past discoveries and see what can be added. First up, Vilhelm Hammershoi. I fell in love with Hammershoi's paintings early on in the journey when I was given … Continue reading Travels Revisited #1: Vilhelm Hammershoi

Hammershoi in ‘colour stunner’!

That's right - colour! Last week, at the Hirschsprung Collection in Copenhagen, a shocking discovery was made! Take a look, bottom right: Pink! A pink room! By Hammershoi!!! The label says 'Interior in Louis XVI style. From the artist's home, 1897'. In that year, the Hammershois moved into a newly built apartment, Aahuset in Aaboulevard, … Continue reading Hammershoi in ‘colour stunner’!