Adam Green
Sänger und Songwriter /

Adam Green (b. 1981, New York) released his first album aged 17 and is now a highly regarded singer and songwriter, painter and film-maker. In 2013 he performed at the Fondation Beyeler’s Summer Party.  Green rose to celebrity in particular as a member of the band The Moldy Peaches.

Artwork selection

Madeleine Bernard, verso: The White River, 1888
Somebody needs a break
Das Gatter (Die Schweinehirtin)
The Gate, 1889
A pastoral
Christus am Ölberg
Christ in the Garden of Olives, 1889
Submerged in an underwater light
Paysage en Bretagne
The Willow Trees, 1889
Krug in Form eines Selbstbildnisses
Jug in Form of a Head, Self-Portrait, 1889
Plunging into the unknown for inspiration
Bretonischer Junge
Nude Breton Boy, 1889
A picnic at a fashion show
Gelber Christus
Yellow Christ, 1889
Buffalo, New York
Selbstbildnis mit gelbem Christus
Self-Portrait with Yellow Christ, 1890
Delusions of grandeur
Der Verlust der Unschuld oder Frühlingserwachen
The Loss of Virginity, 1890
Coming upon a virgin in a field
Frau mit Blume_new colour
Vahine no te tiare (Woman with a Flower), 1891
A nun sometimes, a lover other times
Te faaturuma_neu
Te faaturuma (The Brooding Woman), 1891
Whistler's mother
Schwarze Schweine
The Black Pigs, 1891
Summer camp
Der Markt
Ta matete (The Market), 1892
In alten Zeiten
Matamua (In Olden Times), 1892
Holy nostalgia
Ihr Name ist Vairumati
Vairaumati te ioa (Her Name is Vairumati), 1892
Hina, 1892
Tiny people
Hina und Fatu
Hina and Fatu, 1892
Geheimnisvolles Wasser
Pape moe (Mysterious Waters; Mysterious Source), 1893
 Mondgöttin Hina und Erdgottheit Fatu
Hina Te Fatu (The Moon and the Earth), 1893
Pleading with an unattainable woman
Kopf eines Wilden_new coloured
Head of a Savage, 1893
Süsse Träume_neu
Nave nave moe (Sacred Spring; Sweet Dreams), 1894
Dou venons nous
Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?, 1898
A musical triptych in three verses
Das weisse Pferd
The White Horse, 1898
A mystical horse
Rupe rupe (The Fruit Harvest), 1899
A secret garden
Contes Barbares
Primitive Tales, 1902
The incoming revolution
Bathers, 1902
Guiding the young.
The Incantaion_new coloured
The Incantation, 1902
A witches brew
Worte des bösen Geistes
Words of the Devil, 1892
A panther creeping up on a lolita
Wie! Du bist eifersüchtig?
Aha oe feii? (What! Are You Jealous?), 1892
Trying to talk to a mysterious girl
Portrait of a Young Woman (Vaïte Goupil)
Portrait of a Young Woman (Vaïte Goupil), 1896
She has a hidden side
Tahitianisches Leben
Scene from Tahitian Life, 1896
Going on a fox hunt
Frauen am Meeresufer (Mutterschaft I)
Women by the Sea; Maternity (I), 1899
A baby is wild animal
Tahitische Familie
Polynesian Woman with Children, 1901
Longing for your mammy
Idyll in Tahiti
Idyll in Tahiti, 1901
Going round the world to find a girl
Das letzte Selbstporträt
Self-Portrait, 1903
Looking in the mirror at an old guy
Thérèse, 1902
Bad love in a dream
Oviri, 1894
Big and tough
Bonjour Monsieur Gauguin (II)
Bonjour Monsieur Gauguin (II), 1889
A stranger coming to town
Grüner Christus_ new coloured
The Green Christ, 1889
An interventionist god
Der grosse Baum (I)
Te raau rahi (The Large Tree (I)), 1891
Quiet life on the island
Parau api (What’s New?), 1892
Small town gossip
Der Nachmittag eines Fauns
The Afternoon of a Faun, 1892
A drum circle
Herrliche Tage
Nave nave mahana (Delightful Day), 1896
A city in the woods
Frau mit Fächer
Woman with a Fan, 1902
A lover from a far away land
Die unberührte Kindfrau Judith_neu
Aita tamari vahine Judith te parari (The Child-Woman Judith Is Not Yet Breached), 1893
Come to me and let me rule you
Reiter am Strand (II)
Riders on the Beach (II), 1902
Going off with a group but feeling alone
Nafea faaipoipo (When Will You Marry?)
Nafea faaipoipo (When Will You Marry?), 1892
Bernice bobs her hair
The Vision of the Sermon, 1888
Cavemen on broadway

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