31 Jan '16, 7pm

Otto Mueller's homage to the days when artists swam naked together at lakes outside Dresden

artists would socialise and swim naked together at the Moritzburg Lakes outside Dresden. In a work on paper, Otto Mueller uses the memory of those heady days for Zwei Akte in Walde (Two Nudes in the Woods ), 1925. By the water’s edge these artists enjoyed their romances, free from social disapproval, while searching for communion with the natural world.

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