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75 years of Baselitz , the broken romantic on tour at Stihl gallery Waiblingen

Friday, den 6. September 2013

The German chainsaw producer Stihl established an art museum and gallery at their headquarter place Waiblingen, another midsize town in the Stuttgart region, south of Germany. The museum looks like a plastic cake box. As you enter you notice that it is a cooling chamber with bad acoustics. The museum consists mainly of one big […]

Linocut today IX, printmaking art exhibition Bietigheim Bissingen

Tuesday, den 20. August 2013

Every third year there is an exhibition of linocut prints and a price awarded at the public gallery of Bietigheim-Bissingen, a mid-size town with a picturesque center with many old frame work houses. The gallery is located in an old medieval framework house with several large rooms and a couple of smaller ones. The gallery […]

This is from Leipzig – a visit to the art business

Tuesday, den 6. August 2013

Ink drawing, collage of architecture at Leipzig and at the old cotton spinning mill. Who has not heard of the school of Leipzig, Neo Rauch etc. and the Spinnerei, the old spinning mill area that was converted into an art and gallery center at Leipzig? Here in Germany it is well-known in the art world. […]

I got it wrong – a shock to the senses, an exhibition report

Thursday, den 1. August 2013

I could visit the exhibition titled “Erschütterung der Sinne” (shock to the senses) at the Albertinum, gallery of new masters, Dresden. And I got it wrong. Usually I read the printed exhibition lyrics after the visit and not before. That way I learned that my fault was to enter the exhibit through the wrong door. […]

Eva and Otto Pankok

Monday, den 20. May 2013

On a short holiday break I learned about Otto Pankok ((1893-1966), a German “charcoal painter”, and his daughter Eva. In the hotel we stayed I enjoyed a permanent exhibit of large plein air oil paintings done by Eva Pankok between 1972 and 2009 in Provence (slide show). Unfortunately there are not many good images of […]