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Gicleè FineArtPrint on Hahnemuehle.

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1 out of an edition of 5 sold to an art-collector from Oslo / Norway.

My prints come with a 6 cm white "surrounding", which makes the framing more convenient.

If you prefer a "ready-to-hang-solution" - speak to me and for sure we'll find a medium, we both could live with. I very much prefer Aludibond.

The prices of my limited artworks rise, the further the edition proceeds. In other words: the first print of the edition is the best value - more or less a bargain, the last one consequently the most expensive. I consider this logical, because by doing so, my artworks automatically rise in value.

"Down" was photographed in the Deichtorhallen in Hamburg / Germany during "the long night of the museums" in 2009. There even exists a photo of me shooting this pic. You can find it in the "Me-at-work-section".

"Hinab / Down" is out of a series called "Kunstraum" (more or less "art venue" / Kunst=art raum=room), which evolved by coincidence. In 2009 and early 2010 I visited quite a few art venues, afterwards realizing that I almost always had "stolen" a new piece of art from this places with my camera. It wasn't about the art being showcased, it was about the unnoticed beauty, which nobody else would seemingly be aware of: the hidden emergency exit closed by a red cord, a staircase, a shadow from a window, a curtain ... .
The series is about the blindness of people: Someone attending an exhibition of art, obviously liking beauty, but not being capable of seeing it "in the open wild". On the one hand I find this quite bewildering, but then again I'm very thankful for that fact.
Because if everybody woud be able to realize all the beauty, that surrounds us ... what would we artists be needed for?
"Hinab / Down" was part of my 2010 exhibition "Kunstraum" in the Berlin gallery "Kunstschwimmer".

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Gicleé FineArtPrint on Hahnemuehle

"Hinab / Down" - Edition 2 / 5 (2009)


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This artwork is sold by tom bäcker from Germany

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