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Painter Lis Zwick is dead

The expressionist Danish painter Lis Zwick died on Friday.

It informs Lis Zwicks's daughter, actress Cecilia Zwick Nash.

She was 77 years of age.

Lis Zwick was from the 1960s hovedkvinde in a collective led by brothers Asger Jorn and Jørgen Nash, who created the farm and kunstnerkolonien Drakabygget in Skåne.

Here lived the Lis Zwick with her husband, Jørgen Nash, where she developed her creative abilities and artistic happenings.

They were married in 1969 and were married until Jørgen nash's death in 2004.

In the 1960s and 70s was Lis Zwick a central part of the kulturoprøret, and starting from Drakabygget she created works marked by the expressive, abstract style with the use of the entire color palette.

bright colors and fabulous creatures in her works.

Lis Zwick is particularly known for its emaljemalerier. Together with Jørgen Nash ornate she, for example, in 1985 the Copenhagen central Station with the 22 metres long emaljefrise 'There is a never-completed song'.

She was a prolific artist, and she worked best when she met the technical challenges of the paintings, have the auction house Bruun Rasmussen has among other things written about her.

the Love between Lis Zwick, Jørgen Nash was when they met each other quite by accident on the pedestrian street Strøget in Copenhagen, while Nash was in the process of decorating a wooden fence.

After the meeting, went Lis Zwick to the south of sweden, moved to Drakabygget and married with Nash.

Drakabygget, which is also known as The Workshop, has over the years had several hundred artists associated with it.

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