After Rodin - Erwin Olaf

Pictures of the Dutch National Ballet

19 November 2016 to 30 April 2017

Erwin Olaf honours Rodin with these series of photgraphs, made especially for the Groninger Museum. The poses are inspired bij iconic sculptures of the artist, but are not literal quotations. The softness of the light and the details of the setting refer to his work. The models are dancers of the National Ballet. Olafs work often focueses on the nude and the shapes the human body can assume.

  • Erwin Olaf, After Rodin VI - Cathedral, 2016, Collectie Groninger Museum
  • Erwin Olaf, After Rodin III - The Thinker, 2016, Collectie Groninger Museum