The Artist Birthday Series

Constant Nieuwenhuys

In 1946 Constant traveled to Paris for the first time where he met the young Danish painter Asger Jorn. The friendship between Jorn and Constant later formed the basis for the now famous CoBrA group of artists.

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Constant died on 1 August 2005 in Utrecht, Netherlands, and was survived by his fourth wife, son, three daughters and stepdaughter.

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