Roman Johann Strobl:
"Wind ballet"

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Limited, each 980 exemplars | Art casting + shell limestone base | Hand-made | Characters ca. 33 - 38 cm | Overall height ca. 95 - 105 cm | Weight each ca. 10 kg

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Roman Johann Strobl: "Wind ballet"

Even a light wind places the graceful ballet characters in gentle swinging. Youthful and powerful style in a context of light, floating elegance. Polymer art casting, hand-painted, on elastic metallic shafts, fixed on heavy shell limestone base. Limited series, only 980 exemplars each. Weight each ca. 10 kg. "The Beauty": Height of character ca. 38 cm, Overall height ca. 105 cm; "The Grace": Height of character ca. 33 cm, Overall height ca. 95 cm; "The Cheerfulness": Height of character ca. 38 cm, Overall height ca. 105 cm.

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Roman Johann Strobl* 1951, Austrian sculptor

The Hanover-based sculptor and painter Roman Johann Strobl has made a primarily name for himself with his delicate as well as expressive and cheerful and dynamic wood sculptures among art collectors and gallery owners.

1951-born Austrian comes from a traditional family of woodcarvers. At the age of 14, he learned the craft of wood carving in his father's factory. In order to deepen its capabilities, Strobl studied sculpture under Professor Sebastian Cosamale Italian Todi. It was followed by numerous trips to the Middle East, to India and to the roots of Greek mythology in Crete, the sustained inspired the artist in the choice of subjects of his sculptural work.

Strobl experimented with a wide variety of techniques and materials, where the stone sculpture increasingly at the Centre of his artistic career moved a long time. In 1997 he turned to again forever wood as a means of expression, but no longer with the carving knife, but with the electric chain saw with which he incredibly precise created his objects like no other.

Roman Johann Strobl in Action Strobl Œuvre in addition to a number of expressive picture cycles on canvas as well as drawings sculptures made of wood, marble and stone. Since the mid-80s, his works are regularly represented at exhibitions in Germany and Austria. His sculptural work in the public space (Kunst am Bau) presented on buildings in Munich, Hanover and in Austria.

Moreover Strobl was seen at Chainsaw performances, so among other things in the Austrian Pavilion at the EXPO 2000 in Hannover and in Ahrensburg (2001), where he portrayed the Italian sculptor Bruno Bruni.

A plastic work of sculptural art made of wood, stone, ivory, bronze or other metals.

While sculptures from wood, ivory or stone are made directly from the block of material, for bronze casting a working model is prepared at first. Usually it is made of clay or other easily shaped materials.

The prime time of sculpture after the Roman antiquity was the Renaissance. Impressionism gave a new impulse to the sculptural arts. Also the contemporary artists, such as Jorg Immendorf, Andora, and Markus Lupertz enriched the sculpture with outstanding works.