Viridian Green

Lizzy Fidler

Lizzy Fidler, "Doppelleben," (Double Life) detail, 2016, Oil on canvas, 70 x 210 cm.

Providing the title for the exhibition at the end of Lizzy Fidler’s stay in one of the Tyrol’s studios in Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen is a green that was first named in the mid 19th century: Viridian Green, also known under its chemical name hydrated chromium oxide green (it was also in the mid 19th century that lithography was invented as a means of reproduction). One part of the exhibition showed 10 lithographic works entitled Hunter Green, Woodpecker Green, Jungle Green, Crocodile Green, Pond Green, Fern Green, Juniper Green, Emerald Green, Malachite Green and Viridian Green. Alongside the graphic artworks, Lizzy Fidler exhibited paintings in which she made reference to art-historical image traditions.


Exhibition Details:

Viridian Green
Lizzy Fidler

Salon and Opening: Fri 1 July 2016, 7 p. m.

Introduction: Univ. Prof. Dr. Markus Neuwirth

Duration of the Exhibition: 4 July – 6 July 2016
Opening Hours: Mon – Wed 10 a. m. – 7 p. m.
Location: Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen, Weiherburggasse 13, 6020 Innsbruck

Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen

Weiherburggasse 13
6020 Innsbruck, Austria
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