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Manuel Tainha

In the Studio Manuel Tainha, Lisbon

Young Portuguese artist Manuel Tainha studied with Anselm Reyle in Hamburg before returning to Portugal. In his studio above Lisbon's rooftops, Manuel sews together patches of dyed or bleached cloth to create gestural paintings that seem to follow a primary, natural and organic impulse.

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Elfie Semotan

In the Studio Elfie Semotan, Vienna

Elfie Semotan looks back on six decades of artistic creation and has long been regarded as an icon of art, advertising, and fashion photography. Her career ranges from striking portraits and shots from the studios of various artists to her landscape photographs and still lifes.

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Peter Sandbichler

In the Studio Peter Sandbichler, Vienna

The Tyrolean-born artist Peter Sandbichler frequently uses cardboard as his source material, which he cuts, folds, and thereby into three-dimensional objects. His preference for modular systems is just as apparent in the large-scale sculptures that interpose themselves within a space as in his smaller-scale origami-like works. Sandbichler’s particular interest in the fold in sculpture is equally evident when he reaches for other materials such as concrete or metal.

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Michael Trestik

Collector Stories Michael Trestik, Prague

Married to famous documentary filmmaker Helena Trestikova and father to Tomas Trestik, one of the leading Czech photographers, Michael Trestik is a person of public interest himself, with an interesting biography. He is also a passionate collector of antiques, ceramics, and art. We met Michael Trestik in his home above the rooftops of Prague’s Letná district and talked with him, among others, about his passion for collecting, why he is now divesting of his collection nonetheless, and what motivated him lately to trade in his pencil for an artist‘s crayon.

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Julius Göthlin

Julius Göthlin, Stockholm
A frontrunner of contemporary abstract painting in Sweden, Julius Göthlin’s work to the observer might appear to depart from notions of space and various natural phenomena. In his own view however, his practice largely stems from striving to propel energies and feelings through physical structures.
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Editions

Asger Dybvad Larsen

Asger Dybvad Larsen
»Untitled (Cut-up 31)«

Clemens Wolf

Clemens Wolf
»Line Drawings«

Andreas Duscha

Andreas Duscha
»Kerndruck«

Exhibitions

Martin Lukáč

Martin Lukáč
»No Escape«
13 May – 19 June, 2021

Manuel Tainha

Manuel Tainha
»PATHWAYS«
25 March – 19 June, 2021

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