- By Christian Ehrentraut Rupert Pfab

Ruprecht von Kaufmann: 2007-2010

  • Title: Ruprecht von Kaufmann: 2007-2010
  • Author: Christian Ehrentraut Rupert Pfab
  • ISBN: 9783777437118
  • Page: 428
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Ruprecht von Kaufmann This book brings together for the first time three of Ruprecht von Kaufmann s most recent series of artworks Fog a sequence of six large scale paintings that depict the movements of life from childh

    This book brings together for the first time three of Ruprecht von Kaufmann s most recent series of artworks Fog, a sequence of six large scale paintings that depict the movements of life, from childhood to battle scenes Medea, a reinterpretation of the great heroic figures of antiquity and Equator, an ambitious, room filling sequence of black and white installations feThis book brings together for the first time three of Ruprecht von Kaufmann s most recent series of artworks Fog, a sequence of six large scale paintings that depict the movements of life, from childhood to battle scenes Medea, a reinterpretation of the great heroic figures of antiquity and Equator, an ambitious, room filling sequence of black and white installations featuring archetypal antiheroes against labyrinthine landscapes Drawing on memory sequences and themes from literature and art history, Kaufmann s work frequently juxtaposes light and shadow to suggest the struggle between good and evil A native of Munich, Kaufmann has also lived and worked in both Los Angeles and New York and his paintings and drawings have been showcased in all three cities, among others, to great critical acclaim With than one hundred illustrations, this volume offers a look at his most recent series of works.

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    1. Eisnein's No.5 Favorite Artist/Artbook. Check Out No.6 Right HERE. Go Back to No.1 HERE.The paintings of Ruprecht Von Kaufmann are like snapshots of a dreaming mind. Jungian archetypes co-exist with what could be childhood memories, rendered in oils and wax. The black paintings collected in his first monograph, 'Arbeiten: 2005-2006', give way to the grey paintings featured in this beautifully produced volume. The previous collection was the most exquisitely designed self-published art-book I've [...]

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