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Biography

1911
Olle Bærtling was born in Halmstad, Sweden, on December 6, 1911 and was living in Stockholm since 1928.
Olle Bærtling died on May 2nd, 1981 in Stockholm.

1939
Marries Lisa Maria von Roxendorff.

 


Lisa and Olle Baertling
in the exhibition "Herbin-Baertling"
at Galeri Brinken, Stockholm 1951
Biografi

1911
Olle Bærtling föddes i Halmstad den 6 december 1911. Bosatte sig 1928 i Stockholm. Olle Bærtling avled 2 maj 1981 i Stockholm.

 

1939
Gifter sig med Lisa Maria von Roxendorff.

 


         
 
Fernand Léger, Nadia Léger and Bærtling in Léger's studio, Paris 1948

 

 
Pontus Hultén and Bærtling, Hôtel des Ecoles, Paris 1950
Foto: Lennart Olson

 



Auguste Herbin och Bærtling in front of Herbin's paintings at Salon des Realités, Paris 1951.

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Oscar Reutersvärd, Carlo Derkert, Bærtling and Agnes Widlund. The exhibition Neoplasticism at the gallery Konstsalongen Samlaren, Stockholm 1951


 

 


 
Stockholm 1951
Foto: Lennart Olson

 

 

 
Foursided composition 1954, exhibited in front of the gallery Konstsalongen Samlaren, Stockholm
Foto: Lennart Olson
 



Stockholm 1954
Foto: Lennart Olson


The French-Rumanian poet and essayist Tristan Tzara visiting Bærtling's studio, Stockholm 1953. In the centre, the art critic Eugen Wretholm.
Foto: Lennart Olson


Galerie Denis René, Paris 1954




From left to right: Olle Bærtling, The exhibition Bertling-Jacobsen-Mortensen, Galerie Denise René Paris 1958

 



ASAMK in Stockholm's central square. Photo of a model from 1961.

 



Entrancehall in the first skyscraper in the City Center,
Stockholm 1958-60
Foto: Lennart Olson

 


 


Putting up YZ , Frescati 1969

 

 



Putting up YZ, Frescati 1969


 



 


Max Billing and Bærtling, Junior Galerie, Zurich 1975.

Bærtling and Nils Liedholm, Galleria della Trinitá, Rome 1974.


1974
First one-man exhibition in Rome - Galleria della Trinità. Commissioned by the City of Stockholm Bærtling executes a curtain for the new Centre of Culture in Stockholm. Architect Peter Celsing.
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1975
In 1975, first one-man exhibition in Zürich - Junior Galerie.

1976
In 1976, first one-man exhibition in Canada - Contemporary Royale, Vancouver.

1977
In 1977, first one-man exhibition in Germany-Kunsthalle Düsseldorf - Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen.

 

 



1974
Första separatutställningen i Rom - Galleria della Trinità.

1975
Första separatutställningen i Zürich - Junior Galerie.

1976
Första separatutställningen i Canada - Contemporary Royale, Vancouver.
Skulptur, 45 meter hög, för Centre Pompidou. Förlagan till skulpturen är "Yayao" från 1971, H 525 cm.

1977
Första separatutställningen i Västtyskland - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf - Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen.

 

1981
Olle Bærtling died on May 2nd, 1981, just before a extencive retrospective one-man-exhibition in Malmö Art Gallery and Museum of Modern Art in Stockholm.

1981
Olle Baertling dog den 2 maj 1981, strax innan en stor retrospektiv utställning på Malmö konsthall och Moderna Museet.