Egon von Vietinghoff Foundation

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EGON von VIETINGHOFF 1903-1994

Egon von Vietinghoff, about 1988 Creative Artist

Author of specialized books

Painting Philosopher

Creator of a Foundation

The revision and completion of the website is in process.

Introduction (also for download)

* First information with pictures on 4 pages

Christine Wettstein We mourn our friend and board member

Christine Wettstein

Born: February 14th, 1939
Died: April 21rst, 2017

Latest activities on the website

Bellflowers, meadowsweet, toadflax, red berries bouquet * 230 slides of paintings and details uploaded to the gallery with completely new works and revised colors in already uploaded ones. (2018)

* The subchapter "Jeanne, the mother" is updated. The text with some black-and-white photos included as a PDF for download. (2018)

* The subchapter "Conrad, the father" is updated. The text with some black-and-white photos included as a PDF for download. (2018)

* The manuscript "Das Wesen der bildenden Kunst" ("The Nature of Visual Arts", former title "Vision und Darstellung", published only in German) is now available in the new layout of this website. All chapters were revised for the 3rd time and are available for download as text-only PDFs. The illustrations of chapters 1, 2 and 5 have been completed. (2018)

* New layout, technically more stable with more illustrations (phase 1 - 4 completed)

* NEW 2017 / 2018: Chapters Work and Comparisons and sub-chapter Anecdotes and 2 Forewords to the manuscript The Nature of Visual Arts

* Completion of several chapters, particularly "Conrad, his father"

* Introduction Timeless Art in Modern Times First information on 4 pages with pictures (also for download)

* 30 English painting descriptions in the gallery. Also offered in 2 digests, each at 15 descriptions

* upload of about 60 more drawings and etchings

* More details of the oil paintings in the online gallery

* More links in chapter "Links"

* Subchapter "Board members" in chapter "Foundation" updated due to personal changes

* The Multimedia Slide Show (in German only) is now available on the first site of the English version as well. We apologize the quality of colors, unfortunately not possible to improve for the time being.

' Resumption of the translations into French

In process

Cherries with leaves # Re-calculation of the statistics and completion of the chapter Statistics

# Completion of the chapter Comparisons

# Translation of missing texts in "Jeanne de Vietinghoff"

# The re-upload of the reviewed downloads in pdf-ormat of some chapters.

# Userfriendlier gallery portal

# First newsletter in English