Andersen, Robin Christian#
b. Vienna, July 17, 1890, d. Vienna, Jan. 23, 1969, painter. As a member of the "New Art Group" (Neukunstgruppe) in 1911 in Vienna he exhibited his works together with E. Schiele and O. Kokoschka. 1921 co-founder of the Gobelin-Manufaktur (tapestry workshop) in Vienna, professor at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts. In his works he developed a constructional design combining cool colours with a linear structure.
Works#Portraits, landscapes, still lifes, tapestries (Salzburg Festspielhaus), glass windows and frescoes.
Literature#J. Muschik, R. C. A., exhibition catalogue Wr. Secession, 1967.