Ferdinand Hodler

The Brüschweiler Archive holds the most important archive of the painter Ferdinand Hodler (1853-1918). The exhibition reveals parts of this archive. A dozen paintings, numerous drawings and documents provide insight into the life and work of this artist and his close relations with the canton of Jura. His oeuvre includes portraits, landscapes, figure and history pieces. During his lifetime he was already recognized as one of the most important painters of the European avant-garde.