The Universe of Johan Tahon
Johan Tahon (b. 1965, Menen, lives in Oudenaarden, Belgium) is one of Belgium’s most famous artists and member of sculpture network. Currently, you can admire his retrospective exhibition UNIVERSUS, sculpturen 1999-2021, in the MOU, the museum of Oudenaarde, his hometown (BE), and in the gallery Kunstforum in Solothurn (CH).
Our trip to Northern Spain: discovering contemporary sculpture fair SCULTO and much more
Experiencing first hand Spanish contemporary sculpture and its protagonists.
NordArt 2021: International Art in a Former Foundry is Back
After the forced break in 2020 NordArt opened its gates again, for the 22nd time, inviting art lovers until 10 October to take a trip around the world of art.
Our Online-Events: a Digital Meeting Place
sculpture netowrk online-events are an easy way to network and share your ideas with soulmates across the border.
The Miraculous Resurrection of sculpture network! By Anne Berk
Dear sculpture friends, On the 14th March, you were invited to an extraordinary meeting hosted by sculpture network. After being dissolved in October 2020, sculpture network was brought to life again by the Think Tank on the 14th of March 2021. This group of inspired and dedicated people succeeded in making a plan to revive sculpture network. It’s a miracle!
Back to the Future
In Katharina Andress‘ sculptures ancient craft meets the human being of the future. The artist condenses questions of Post- and Transhumanism into timeless figures. A conversation about paint-gilding, technoid fashion, prosthetics and rabbit-skin glue.
Sculpting Beyond Sculpture
"Alexa, can you suggest a product for a new artwork?" Emilio Vavarella, Italian artist living in the US, posed Amazon’s well-known virtual assistant this question. In his article the artist vividly presents his different strategies of creating art – side by side with nonhuman agents.
Fire, Fog, Light & Electricity. REPORT OF THE ONLINE CLUB
Sculpture doesn’t have to be for eternity. Elo Liiv (EE) and Judith Mann (DE) show the potential of ephemeral materials for creating sculpture.
TIME SPACE EXISTENCE: artists for the sustainable improvement of our life
Until 21 November 2021, the 5th edition of the architecture exhibition TIME SPACE EXISTENCE takes place in Venice. Initiated by the European Cultural Centre Italy, the broad spectrum of works by architects, photographers, sculptors and universities from all over the world can be admired at three different locations. Including works by five sculpture network members!
Everything is going to be alright
Surrounded by fields, ditches and forests of the Oberhavelland region, the baroque Schwante Castle is located 25 km northwest of Berlin. Here, Loretta Würtenberger and Daniel Tümpel created a lively place for art, nature and enjoyment. Ursula Karpowitsch spoke with them about the concept and the creation of an extraordinary sculpture park.
The Female Gaze: Voyeurism Redefined
There are some shared aspects of the female experience that are collectively understood, if not always spoken. Voyeurism, or the male gaze, which has likely existed since the dawn of artistic development in humans, is one such phenomenon.
Berlinde De Bruyckere, Guardian Angels
Our Belgian pride Berlinde De Bruyckere (B. 1964) is featured in Engelenkeel, with works from 2014 to the present, in Bonnenfantenmuseum in Maastricht, NL. Her latest body of work was created during the confinement of the lockdown. The pandemic gave her themes as transience, suffering and consolation a new impetus.