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ARTISTIC CIRCLE : ARTE ET LABORE - Antwerpen (1887)

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Arte et Labore

Arte et Labore was an artistic circle in Antwerp without program, with the only purpose, to organise art exhibitions.

EXHIBITION of 1886 - with works of amongst others :

* Lode Van Aken    - a portrait of Edward Ipers - the fluteplayer ('fluitspeler')
* Jacques Dierickx  - the masons ('vrijmetselaars')

 

EXHIBITION of 1899 - last exhibition

 
 
 
 
 

MEMBERS

Henri De Smeth

Leopold Haeck

Romain Looymans (Antwerpen, 1864 - Antwerpen, 1914)

realistic painter and etcher of landscapes, interiors, religious, historical and style scenes and portraits
formation at L. L. Hendrix and on the Brussels Academy (J. Portaels)
friends with Henri De Smeth and debuted in 1885 at the 'Salon of Gent'
especially remarkable in paintng barok interiors in an intimistic atmosphere
works often with Th. Verstraete in Zeeland
co-founder of the circles De XIII (1891), Eigen vorming and Arte et Labore
teacher at the Academy of Antwerp (1906)

Frans Mortelmans  (Antwerp 1865 - 1936), artistic painter

Lode Van Aken  (Antwerp 1857 - 1904), artistic painter, and co-founder of artistic cercle De XIII

Jacques Dierickx (Antwerp 1855 - 1947), artistic painter

Arte et Labore Uitnodiging aan Lodewijk Mortelmans      Arte et Labore - Uitnodiging aan Lodewijk Mortelmans verso

Sources : LFM, www.arto.be

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