Emil Westman Hertz
Emil Westman Hertz was born in 1978 and died in 2016. He lived and worked in Gudhjem and Copenhagen, Denmark. He studied at the Institute of Eskimology at the University of Copenhagen (1999-2000) and recieved his MA from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts (2008). Major solo exhibitions include Bornholms Kunstmuseum, Gudhjem (2016), Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Holstebro (2013) and Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens (2014). Among awards he has received The Danish Art Foundation's 3 Year Work Grant (2012) and Niels Wessel Bagge's Art Grant (2013). In 2014 he was rewarded Horsens Kunstmuseums Venners Kunstnerpris (Horsens's Art museum's Friends' Art Prize). In 2014 he received ARKENs Rejselegat (ARKEN's travel grant).
Now Here
Group exhibition Nyerhvervelser at Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, Denmark
6 October 2018 - 13 January 2019

Emil Westman Hertz, Four of Wands, 2015, bronze, 4 parts, 142/165/206/245 x 10 x 5 cm

Emil Westman Hertz, Prinsens Have, 2014, beeswax, wood, plaster, cardboard, bronze, hogweeds etc., dimensions variable (Property of Horsens Kunstmuseum)

Emil Westman Hertz, Western Lands, 2013, beeswax, wood, bronze, hogweeds, twigs, watercolour, photograph etc., dimensions variable

Emil Westman Hertz, Face of Another, 2013, beeswax, wood, polystyrene, plaster, cardboard and twigs in vitrine, 40 x 70 x 40 cm

Emil Westman Hertz, The Prince with flower, 2013, beeswax and cardboard in vitrine, 40 x 70 x 40 cm

Emil Westman Hertz, Det nye ansigt, 2012, beeswax, wood and cardboard in vitrine, bronze and hogweed, dimensions variable

Emil Westman Hertz, Sailors Grave, 2012, beeswax, wood, cardboard, hogweeds, plastic bottles, bronze, etc., dimensions variable

Emil Westman Hertz, Forever Altered, 2012, beeswax, wood, cardboard and twigs in vitrine, 33 x 70 x 33 cm

Emil Westman Hertz, Termitbo, 2011, Clay in vitrine, 70 x 30 x 30 cm

Emil Westman Hertz, Constant Spring, 2011, beeswax, 60 x 90 cm

Emil Westman Hertz, Regnbue seng, 2011, mixed materials, dimensions variable