Bram Van Velde

Bram Van Velde

Real Name:
Bram (Abraham Gerardus) van Velde
Bram (Abraham Gerardus) van Velde (19 October 1895 in Zoeterwoude, near Leiden, Netherlands – 28 December 1981 in Grimaud, near Arles, France) was a Dutch painter known for an intensely colored and geometric semi-representational painting style related to Tachisme, and Lyrical Abstraction. He is often seen as member of the School of Paris but his work resides somewhere between expressionism and surrealism, and evolved in the 1960s into an expressive abstract art. His paintings from the 1950s are similar to the contemporary work of Matisse, Picasso and the abstract expressionist Adolph Gottlieb. He was championed by a number of French-speaking writers, including Samuel Beckett and the poet André du Bouchet.


Bram Van Velde Discography Tracks


130656 Tchangodei & Archie Shepp Tchangodei & Archie Shepp - Duo - Eagle's Flight(LP, Album, Gat) Volcanic Records 130656 France 1985 Sell This Version
No 24083 Tchangodei, Archie Shepp Quartet Tchangodei, Archie Shepp Quartet - Ginseng - Volume 2(LP, Album) Volcanic Records No 24083 France 1988 Sell This Version
MO 782002 Arditti String Quartet* & Trio Le Cercle Arditti String Quartet* & Trio Le Cercle - From France(CD) Disques Montaigne MO 782002 France 1994 Sell This Version