Karel Appel was a Dutch painter, sculptor, and poet. He started painting at the age of fourteen and studied at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam in the 1940s. He was one of the founders of the avant-garde movement Cobra in 1948.
Karel Appel, was a Dutch painter, sculptor, and poet and founder of COBRA movement. He was one of its most enthusiastic exponents and his abstract expressive style significantly influenced the subsequent emergence of so-called informal art. His images show fanciful animal and human figures that combine aspects of fear with childlike innocence.
Asger Jorn-Little Figure, watercolour on paper, 15,5x12cm. Asger Oluf Jorn was a Danish painter, sculptor, ceramic artist, and author. He was a founding member of the avant-garde movement COBRA and the Situationist International.
Carl-Henning Pedersen was a Danish painter and a key member of the COBRA movement. He was known as the "Scandinavian Chagall", and was one of the leading Danish artists of the second half of the 20th century