Modernity Stockholm & London - 20th Century Nordic design specialists
Modernity is a 20th Century Nordic design gallery based in Stockholm and London. We deal in rare and collectible design from the Nordics.
Colorful Rut Bryk Wall Relief
Abstract sculptural panel composed of individual glazed bisque tiles mounted on a wooden board by Finnish ceramic artist Rut Bryk. A highly colorful example of what are usually site-specific compositions. Purchased by Ted and Martha Nierenberg, the founders of Dansk, directly from the artist c. 1960. From the collection of Martha Nierenberg. Labeled RB/831. A similar, though smaller and less colorful example, is in the permanent collection of the V&A Museum in London.
Painterly Collage in Rut Bryk’s style (Peony and Parakeet)
Here’s my recent art journal spread, inspired by a Finnish ceramic artist Rut Bryk (1916-1999). Espoo Museum of Modern Art Emma is currently showing her work and as a big fan of her work, I had to see