Stephan Balkenhol - A Great Attraction
From October 27, 2018 to January 13, 2019, a public exhibit with an overview on Stephan Balkenhol’s works will take place for the first time in Belgium at the Cultuurcentrum Scharpoord in Knokke. The Deweer Gallery and the MDZ Art Gallery took this opportunity to organize a parallel sales exhibition of works by the internationally renowned artist, who is regarded as a pioneer of contemporary figurative sculpture, from October 26, 2018 to December 3, 2018.
Jan-Erik Andersson: Form follows Fun
In his new book "Art, Space, Ecology", John K. Grande examines the endless relationship between art, nature and science in a conversation with twenty important contemporary artists. An interview with the Finnish artist Jan-Erik Andersson.
Sculpture Network Lab in Munich: Speakers
The series of events "Sculpture Network Lab" will discuss about "form follows attitude", which focuses on attitude behind form. The discussion will focus on "networking creativity" and the question of how contemporary network structures are influencing the creative process, intuition and innovation.
Interview with Cornelia Hammans
We met with Cornelia Hammans, sculptor and member of the board of sculpture network, for an interview in her new hometown of Leipzig and joined her for an exclusive tour of her newly occupied studio in the Saxon village of Zeitz.
In the footsteps of Ancient Times: a new interpretation of Marble
In the occasion of his exhibition "Sculptured in Stone - Sculptures by Fabio Viale” at the Glyptothek in Munich we met Fabio Viale, an Italian sculptor who is proudly working only marble. In this exclusive interview he told us about his working technic and his difficult beginning as artist.
start’18 in London: A Day to forge new connections!
Sonny Moore, one of the hosts of start’18 tells us his experience in organizing an event in London together with the Royal Society of Sculptures and sponsored by m-tec metal fabrication specialists. A successful connection!
ALMOST FORGOTTEN – IN EUROPE.
Tina Wentscher was a German-Australian sculptress noted for her very sensitive portraits and for the exact replica of the famous Nefertiti bust. In Australia her works are in display in well-known museums, galleries and sculpture parks thus far her name in Europe is almost unknown. Renowned Australian writer and curator Ken Scarlett told us why she deserves to be remembered.
Paper Sculptures in the Biennial in Lucca
The Lucca Biennial art exhibition, now in its ninth edition, has changed its name and format and is now reaching a larger, more international public. This is thanks to a extensive exhibition program dedicated to "paper art", design and architecture which also includes workshops for children and debates. Among the participants, one of the most photographed artists is our member Manuela Granziol who we recently interviewed.
David Mach – Disruptor
David Mach’s collages, sculptures and installations use both the imagery of Pop consumer society, or the actual mass-produced objects themselves. Whether magazines, vicious teddy bears, newspapers, cars and jeeps, TV sets, canoes and any range of objects, Mach’s installations are landscapes drawn from his abundant imagination. An interview with John K. Grande
Trans-Architecture: When Sculpture Meets Architecture
This year, in cooperation with the Sculto art fair, the Network Award was presented for the first time. In keeping with the 2018 sculpture network theme, which focuses on the relationship between three-dimensional art and architecture, the award was presented to a true interpreter between the two disciplines - Teresa Esteban. Her architectural sculptures reflect an intense confrontation between traditional sculpture and architecture, forming entirely new and mysterious emotional landscapes. But who is Teresa Esteban? An interview reveals more.
HIGHLIGHTS in Munich
The international art fair HIGHLIGHTS came to Munich for the eighth time. But is three-dimensional art a no-go? An interview with gallery owner Katja Ott reveals more.
Jozek Nowak, a native of Poland, usually creates his famous wooden figures in quiet solitude. At start´18, the international Celebration for Contemporary Sculpture, the public could watch him work in real life.
A workshop in Seoul
Artistic-scientific assistant of TU Braunschweig und sculpture network Coordinator Michael Zwingmann holds upcycling-workshop in Seoul, South Corea