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Thomas Schütte

Marc Gundel, Rita E. Taüber

Published by Hirmer Publishers
ISBN 10: 3777423092 / ISBN 13: 9783777423098
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Title: Thomas Schütte

Publisher: Hirmer Publishers

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

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Since the 1980s Thomas Schutte has created a highly individual, enigmatic and disturbingly diverse oeuvre beyond the realms of all trends and fashions. This year the internationally renowned artist is being awarded the Ernst Franz Vogelmann Prize for Sculpture. This publication provides insight into more than twenty years of artistic development. Num Pages: 160 pages, 100 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; ACXJ; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 191 x 12. Weight in Grams: 596. . 2015. Bilingual. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9783777423098

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Synopsis: Since the 1980s, Thomas Schütte has been forging a highly individual, enigmatic, and stunningly diverse ?uvre, one that stretches beyond the reach of all trends and fashions. This volume presents a retrospective on his career to this point, offering fascinating insight into nearly thirty years of artistic development.
           
Schütte has played a substantial role in the revival of figural work in contemporary art, and, in particular, has worked to develop sculpture and statuary art as an anti-sculptor.? This lavishly illustrated volume reveals the multi-layered subjects and diverse artistic processes employed in his work, which encompasses bronze, wood, ceramic, and steel, as well as more unusual materials like aluminum and Fimo modeling clay. From massive, bulky women and gnome-like midgets to monumental warriors or representations of thought-patterns, all the artworks reproduced here testify to the singular genius of Thomas Schütte. Many of his sculptures are to be found in American museums, like the Museum of Modern Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, or the Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.

About the Author: Marc Gundel is director of the Städtische Museen Heilbronn. Rita E. Täuber is an independent author, lecturer, and curator.

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