A Retrospective Of Viggo Holm Madsen Will Be Shown At The Phelps Mansion In Binghamton

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Viggo Holm Madsen: A Life of Art: A Retrospective is the first comprehensive survey of the artist’s work shown together in one show, bringing together some 75 works, the majority made between the 1941 to 1991. The exhibition explores the critical if under-recognized place of Viggo Holm Madsen in the history of 20th-century art, and his extraordinary output across mediums that placed him at the center of international activity during the transformative decades of the 1940s through 1990s.Crystal Sarakas spoke with Kirk Madsen about his father’s work.

Viggo Holm Madsen: A Life of Art: A Retrospective will be shown at The Phelps Museum, April 1 – 14, 2016 with an opening reception, Friday April 1st, 6 – 9pm. It is curated by Mr. Madsen’s widow, Lois Madsen and his son, Kirk Holm Madsen, both living in Binghamton.

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  1. Mrs. Madsen and I, and her family have been friends for years. In those he a rd, I saw so much art in Mrs. Maidens home, storied behind sac piece. His teaching, his love for art, students, and his very own vision in each piece of art he created. All of who he wad went I to his work. Magnificent. I could not find it a breathtaking than to call Mrs. Madsen my very heartfelt friend. My regret is never to have known viggo, but. In my heart I do, and the world of his creations.

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