Günther Stimpfl:
Sculpture "Double head" Artificial marble edition


Günther Stimpfl:
Sculpture "Double head" Artificial marble edition


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Limited, 300 pieces | Artificial marble | Numbers | Signed | Dimensions 29 x 15 x 13 cm (H / L / W.)


Günther Stimpfl: Sculpture "Double head" Artificial marble edition

The Austrian artist born on 1945, versed art from New York to South America and Asia, he brought from freelance sculptor artists, the large free-standing sculptures of Viennese and Belvedere palaces. He found all over Europe many fans for his work through his exhibitions of sculptures, etchings, pastels, and drawings in Hamburg, Frankfurt, Munich, Bologna, Milan, Paris, Geneva and Vienna.

His "double head" - statuary art, smooth, rounded surface inviting to touch, reminiscent of the Roman god Janus, who originally was considered the door custodians.Therefore, he is shown with a double, inward and outward-looking face. He became the god of the beginning and the end. January the first month of the year,bear his name. Total height 29 cm; length 15 cm, width 13 cm. Limited, numbered and signed. Edition in white, polymer-bound Artificial marble. Edition of 300 pieces.

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Gunther Stimpfls rise to the art elite began in Vienna. He was from 1964 to 1972 as master student of Fritz Wotruba and Joannis Avramidis at the Academy of Arts. From 1972 to 1984 he paid attention to himself by designs for mobile wind and water objects. Since 1985 Stimpfl works as a freelance sculptor.

His static-figurative large and small sculptures that find much attention in exhibitions in the art centres of Europe today are showpieces of significant public and private collections.

Gunther Stimpfl reflects peoples need to express his spiritual world in visible symbols in a modern and at the same time, archaic sculpture. The weightless elegance of his impressive works of the idols of sunken cultures, spirit and imagination and meets the desire of people for beauty that stands the test of time.

Designation for an art object (sculpture, installation), which is produced according to the will of the artist in multiple copies in a limited and numbered edition.

Artist's multiple contributed to "democratization" of art as the work was made available and affordable for a wider audience.

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.

Sculptural representation of person's head and shoulders.

Marble powder bound by a polymer. Artificial marble is characterized by a fine white surface that comes very close to marble.

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