Maurilio Minuzzi:
Object "Bread Time"


Maurilio Minuzzi:
Object "Bread Time"

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Cast stone | pocket watch | serially numbered | signed | Ø 8.5 cm | height 5 cm | watch: Gardé in Ruhla

Maurilio Minuzzi: Object "Bread Time"

Art, especially when it wants to discover the surrealism of the world, consists also in taking words at face value. Maurilio Minuzzi's Bread Time is an absurd object, although it consists of objects. This is the secret of surrealism!

Object of cast stone with an embedded and detachable pocket watch. Serially numbered, signed. Diameter 8.5 cm, width 5 cm. Watch: Gardé in Ruhla.

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Maurilio Minuzzi born in 1939 in Pramaggiore (Venice). From 1955 to 1957, he attended the Scuola d'arte applicata and took lessons in drawing from nature. In the years from 1962 to 1965 he lived in England and in the United States. There he began photographic works. Since 1965, the artist lived in Cologne, studied at the school of art and design. In 1975, he received a public contract for the Federal Ministry of the Interior on the theme of environmental protection. In 1994, he was awarded Cavaliere della Repubblica Italiana.

The graphics of Maurilio Minuzzis are appreciated by many collectors. Since 1969, his works was in over 100 solo exhibitions and numerous group exhibitions in Germany and abroad.

Directions of contemporary art, in which objects are exhibited as themselves and used for artistic composition.

Object art was a means of expression of Cubism, Dadaism and Surrealism, and in the course of their development to the present day had spawned various presentation techniques.

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.

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