Biography


Rita GALLMANN
Swiss painter
1924 - 2015, born 1924 in Madrid / Spain

1st Prize: Beaux-Arts Geneva, aged 19; opens her own studio in Carouge / GE (Rue de la Filature) a year later.
Winner of the envied Lissignol-Chevalier & Charles Galland Award:1946/48/49; followed by the Federal Prize, Bern, 1952.
 
RITA handles with refreshing ease: oil, watercolour, gouache, pastel, chalk, tempera, acrylic and drawings.
 
Her work can be characterized as neo-impressionist and expressionist.

 


Press reports >> Download pdf

Testimonials >> Download pdf

Video >> Download.mpeg