Photo : Johan af Klint
6 paintings by Hilma af Klint have been presented in the form of a new series of carpets, issued by the Asplund Collection in Stockholm. The carpets are handknitted and handtufted, made in silk and wool.
The newly made carpets will be shown at an inaugurational exhibition at the CF Hill art gallery in Stockholm this autumn.
The collection of carpets is based on 3 of Hilma af Klint’s largest paintings, and 3 of Hilma af Klint’s smaller paintings. The carpets have been made in the same dimensions as the original works. The 3 largest will be issued in 10 specimen, and the smaller ones in 30 of each.
Address : The CF Hill | Västra Trädgårdsgatan 9 | 111 53 Stockholm | Sweden
Dates : September 19 – October 12, 2018
Address : The Asplund Collection | Sibyllegatan 31 | 114 42 Stockholm | Sweden
Works from The Hilma af Klint Foundation, on which the carpet collection is based, are the following :
Group 4, The Ten Largest, no. 2,
315 x 234 cm
Group 4, The Ten Largest, no. 3,
321 x 240 cm
Group 4, The Ten Largest, no. 7,
315 x 235 cm
Group 3, no. 5, The Large Figure Paintings,
The Key to the Work up to the Present.
150 x 118 cm
Group 5, no. 2. Seven Pointed Star
75,5 x 62 cm
Group 7, Series US, no. 7.
26 x 36 cm (the carpet has been made larger)