at the end there will only be light
Vernissage: Thursday, 26. January 2017 | 6.30 pm
Introducing words: Ulrike Jakob
Exhibition Duration: 27. January – 4. March 2017
Artist Talk: Friday, 3. February 2017 | 7.00 pm
Moderation: Dr. Renée Gadsden, Art Historian and Author
Opening Hours: Wednesday – Friday 10.00 am – 6.00 pm, Saturday 11.00 am – 3.00 pm
Perception | Reality | Interpretation
Painting is the focus of his work. Sidesteps such as performative work and the discovery of stone as a new material have always led back to the origin: the works on paper.
Even if his creative origin was based on the figurative, it is the abstraction that makes it move into its centre. Other aspects of his creations are the reductive design language and the typical colour palette: Indigo, Ochre, Blue, Grey, White and Orange
The oil paints do not reach the canvas over the brush, but are thinned on the image carrier. The colour composition does not arise on the pallet, but is controlled, structured and precisely designed directly on the canvas. The brush is used for setting the clear forms of composition
Ulrich Plieschnig's works have a mystery, which invites the viewers to think about perception, reality and interpretation. They reflect a dialogue between the felt and the perceived, leaving an ostentative scope behind the visions behind it.
1959 born in Klagenfurt, Austria
Studies at Accademia di Belle Arti in Italy and the Academia of fine Arts in Vienna, work stays in the USA, France, Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, Indonesia, Brasilia, Japan, Portugal and South India
In the exhibition "at the end there will only be light" new works on canvas and paper will be shown.