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Book release

Rudolf Häsler – Ein Weltbürger 

   

About the project
About the project

In June 2017 edition bromer released a 476-page artist-monograph about Rudolf Häsler. 

On the 29th of July 2017 Rudolf Häsler would have celebrated his 90th birthday. This anniversary was seen as an occasion to provide an insight into his eventful life and his avant-garde artworks of realism.

The book Rudolf Häsler – Ein Weltbürger can be purchased via bromer kunst. 

(It is also possible to acquire the book in combination with Kuba – Freiheit oder Terror)

About artist
Rudolf Häsler
Interlaken, 1927 — 1999

Rudolf Häsler (*29.7.1927 Interlaken - 18.1.1999 Sant Cugat del Vallès) was born in Interlaken and can be considered as one of the most autonomous Swiss artists of the 20th century. As part of the Cuban Revolutionary Government the painter was appointed national director of arts and crafts. After Che Guevara he held the second highest position as a foreigner within the Cuban government. Towards the end of the 60s the painting, design and graphic artist withdrew from Cuba. Together with his family he left for Spain, from where he travelled around the world. In the 70s, Häsler developed a meticulous realism, which can be adscribed to the hyperrealistic genre of painting. His nonpareil artistic oeuvre allows parallels to be made to Franz Gertsch, Ralph Goings or Antonio López Garcia.