Art in the Park
Frankfurt art historian Dr. Isa Bickmann leads a walk through the 22. sculpture park in Mörfelden-Walldorf on August 15th, 2019, at 7:00 pm. "A little something for dog walkers (2), 2019" is the title of Steve Johnson's installation of signs on seven lamp posts in the park. Pictured here: "Did Minimalists prefer cremation?"
The finissage will take place on September 1st, 2019 at 11:00 am. The "Otto-Schaffner-Prize" will be awarded.
Steve Johnson: 22nd sculpture park in Mörfelden-Walldorf
Our artist Steve Johnson has been chosen to participate in the 22nd sculpture park in Mörfelden-Walldorf near Frankfurt, Germany. "A little something for dog walkers (2)" is the title of his intervention. The opening of this annual cultural event is on July 28th, 2019, at 11 am. The park is next to the Bürgerhaus Mörfleden. The sculpture park with works by ten artists can be visited July 28th till September 1st, 2019.
Charlotte Trossbach in Berlin
Paintings by Charlotte Trossbach will be on display in Berlin at the RealismusGalerie June 16th till August 18th, 2019. For more infos please click here: kuenstlersonderbund.de
Julian Opie at Lehmbruck Museum Duisburg
British artist Julian Opie has transformed part of the Lehmbruck Museum in Duisburg, Germany into a transit zone. Seven larger-than-life painted aluminium sculptures stand in stride in the spacious glass hall, while in the park in front of the hall his minimalistically portraited figures run continually around the four sides of a cuboid equipped with LED lights.
The exhibition can be seen until September 15th. For more information click here: Lehmbruck Museum.
Auction record for Werner Berges
A painting by Werner Berges reached a new record at the Grisebach auction in Berlin held May 31st, 2019. "Vanessa" from 1969 was sold at the hammer price of 58.000 Euros, with the buyer's premium 72.500 Euros.
On the photograph: Werner Berges in 2014 at an artist talk with museum director René Zechlin and curator Dr. Astrid Ihle at the Wilhelm-Hack-Museum in Ludwigshafen on the occasion of Berges' retrospective of prints from the 1960s and '70s.
Art Award for Marion Eichmann
Marion Eichmann receives the art award from Kunstverein Münsterland. The award, given every four years to an artist, includes an endowment and a solo exhibition 2020 at Kunstverein Münsterland. Congratulations to our artist!
Konrad Winter at Galerie Eboran in Salzburg
From May 23rd till June 14th, 2019, the Kunstverein Galerie Eboran is presenting an exhibition with new works by Konrad Winter. Five new paintings based on black and white photographs are to be seen as well as new objects, that reflect the amorphic areas of color in his paintings. The exhibition celebrates the 35th anniversary of the Kunstverein.
"works are becoming more and more sculptural"
Link to article (in German) by Björn Schneider in the Allgemeine Zeitung about Marion Eichmann's exhibition "Cash" at DavisKlemmGallery.
"Two artists with precise cuts"
Journalist Sebastian Schwappacher about the exhibition "Schnittstellen" at the Kommunale Galerie Mörfelden-Walldorf. Works by Albrecht Wild and Petra Scheibe Teplitz are being shown there in cooperation with DavisKlemmGallery. Link to article (in German).
Albrecht Wild / Petra Scheibe Teplitz: Schnittstellen
The communal gallery in Mörfelden-Walldorf in cooperation with DavisKlemmGallery presents the exhibition "Schnittstellen" (meaning in German both intersections and cut surfaces) with works by Albrecht Wild and Petra Scheibe Teplitz, two Frankfurt artists represented by DavisKlemmGallery. The opening reception is on May 5th, 2019 at 6 pm at the Stadthalle Walldorf, Waldstraße 100, 64546 Mörfelden-Walldorf.
SWR newsclip about Thomas Baumgärtel
On the occassion of Thomas Baumgärtel's exhibition "Going Bananas" at the Kunsthalle Neuffer am Park in Pirmasens the broadcasting channel SWR interviewed the artist known as "the banana sprayer". Link to the SWR mediathek (newsclip in German).
Petra Scheibe Teplitz in Berlin Art Link
DavisKlemmGallery will present works by Petra Scheibe Teplitz at the art fair Paper Positions Berlin. The fair takes place April 25th till 28th, 2019 during the Berlin Gallery Weekend. The website BerlinArtLink uses this opportunity to introduce the artist with her "cultural icons". Link to article (in English).
"Liquid" and "Altered States"
Norbert Fluhr reported on the exhibitions with works by Charlotte Trossbach and Steve Johnson in the Allgemeine Zeitung. Link to article (in German).
Thomas Baumgärtel in Pirmasens
The exhibition "Going Bananas" by Thomas Baumgärtel can be seen from March 23rd till April 12th, 2019 at Kunsthalle Neuffer am Park in Pirmasens. Over thirty years ago Baumgärtel, aka "the banana sprayer", began tagging art institutions and spaces with his sprayed banana. Since then it has become an inofficial trademark for the art scene. The Cologne artist has found in the banana a versatile tool in the matter of art. The exhibition takes place in cooperation with DavisKlemmGallery and is the starting point in a series of exhibitions 2019/20 in museums and galleries.
Bean Finneran at Kunstverein Reutlingen
The Kunstverein Reutlingen will present the exhibition "Zwischenspiel" (English: "interlude") with works by Californian artist Bean Finneran and Berlin artist Andrea Zaumseil from March 17th till May 26th, 2019. The DavisKlemmGallery presented Bean Finneran's ceramic sculptures for the first time in Germany 2018 at the art fair in Karlsruhe and her first gallery exhibition in Germany last summer. The Kunstverein Reutlingen will be her first institutional exhibition in Germany. The exhibition brings together these two artists for the first time who, while working with different materials for their sculptures (ceramic vs. steel), both take their inspiration from the world around them.
The opening will take place on March 17th, 2019 at 11:00 am, Kunstverein Reutlingen, Eberhardstrasse 14 (first floor), 72764 Reutlingen.
Art Karlsruhe 2019
The Art Karlsruhe takes place February 20th till 24th, 2019, and the DavisKlemmGallery will be there again for the eleventh time, exhibiting three one-artist-shows: Bean Finneran (sculpture), Peter Anton (sculpture and objects) and Konrad Winter (painting). In addition works by Katharina Gierlach, Julian Opie and Charlotte Trossbach will be presented. Hall 2, booth B05.