Solo exhibition by renowned Dutch artist and poet Willem Hussem opens at Dürst Britt & Mayhew

Dürst Britt & Mayhew is presenting ‘What you own is on its way to others’, a solo exhibition by renowned Dutch artist and poet Willem Hussem (1900-1974). This exhibition brings together a group of works spanning a period of thirty years; from Hussem’s foundational calligraphic ink drawings of the 1940s, through to his hard-edge paintings of the early 1970s. Mostly known for his works from the 1960s, this exhibition aims to show the breadth and line within Hussem’s oeuvre. Drawings, paintings and sculptures from different eras have been juxtaposed in a non-chronological order. The exhibition also includes several of Hussem’s poems. Gallery artist Paul Beumer has been commissioned to create a colour scheme for the exhibition walls. Willem Hussem (NL, 1900-1974) continually experimented and produced highly diverse works of art. A constant aspiration towards simplicity and purity underlies his

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