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Aslı Vural

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Aslı Vural’s works depict the modern life as it is reflected in the chaos of the city. Streets, avenues, highways, houses, apartment buildings, residences, office buildings, malls, cars, traffic, underground… The city from all angles and the person imprisoned in … Continue reading

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Šejla Kamerić

Šejla Kamerić

  “Art is not a goal, but a mean of self-identification – communicating my own experiences, memories, and opinions – which I want to share or confront others with.” -Šejla Kamerić www.sejlakameric.com  

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Stefaan Dheedene

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Stefaan Dheedene’s oeuvre reads both as a critical exploration of contemporary conventions on video work and especially sculpture and installation. As such, he focuses, respectively, on the documentary mode, on sculpture as a grammar of the object, and on the … Continue reading

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Kilian Rüthemann

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“Kilian Rüthemann makes sculptures using simple substances such as salt, sugar, bitumen or cement, interacting these with the fabric of the building that support them — the walls and floor of a gallery, its steps, windows and lighting, for instance … Continue reading

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Gunilla Klingberg

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Gunilla Klingberg has gained international attention for her installations dealing with the viral aspects of visual language and our collective unconscious in the realm of contemporary consumer culture. With one foot in a critique of consumerism and the other anchored … Continue reading

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Katy De Bock

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  Nature inspires the patterns of my works. I use the traditional techniques of Azië arts on pure silk for the sparkling colors. The textiles are transformed into artistic works with varying aspirations turning into lamps, jewellery, ‘Save The World’ … Continue reading

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Philipp Messner

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Core interests manifested in Philipp Messner’s (born 1975, Bolzano, I) work are the relationship between the material and the virtual, the physicality of the object in space and the mechanisms of representation. Messner draws on everyday icons and political gestures, … Continue reading

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Benoit Broisat

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  “I have always worked with images and descriptions and I’ve never thought that their function was to reproduce a preexisting reality. Rather, images and descriptions interest me in the first place for their creative function. This paradoxal quality leads … Continue reading

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Wilson Trouvé

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Wilson Trouvé subverts traditional notions of painting and sculpture, nullifies the third dimension where it exists and creates one where it’s missing. This process of destabilization through subversion of reference points and traditional categories also plays on ideas of contraction … Continue reading

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Frédérique Nalbandian

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Frédérique Nalbandian gives priority to supple and malleable materials which can be moulded, modified and with which she likes to entertain a direct and experimental relationship. She explores soap and plaster through installation work in progress, site specific work, sculptures … Continue reading

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Mladen Miljanovic

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I base art work upon my own life experience: on one hand it is the experience of growing up during the war and after war in the destroyed, impoverished, ethnically and territorially divided, and externally isolated country; on the other … Continue reading

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Matts Leiderstam

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Matts Leiderstam (b 1956, Gothenburg Sweden) uses his personal visual experiences of historical paintings, which he detaches from their normative context within collections or archives and investigates from a contemporary point of view. His method is simultaneously the artist’s and … Continue reading

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