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Gabriele Basch
Gabriele Basch

Gabriele Basch

fortuna

Edited by Bernd Barde, By Max Glauner

ART

96 Pages, 8.75 x 10.5

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $34.95 (US $34.95) (CA $46.95)

Publication Date: March 2020

ISBN 9783947563555

Rights: US & CA

DCV (Mar 2020)
Edition Cantz

Price: $34.95
 
 

Overview

Since the 1990's, Gabriele Basch has been working with cut-outs and translating the age-old tradition of silhouettes into an idiosyncratic and innovative language of forms. The artist interweaves creation and destruction, planning and chance into a complex, multi-layered reality and makes views into the spatial environment an integral part of her work. In her paper and foil cut-outs, foreground and background, materiality and void combine to form a whole that oscillates between painting and drawing, urban structures and hints of the biomorphic, through delicate color gradients, swirling structures, spontaneous gestures, and stenciled surfaces. This generously illustrated monograph offers a comprehensive overview of the artist's work from 2008 to 2019.

Author Biography

Senior Editor Edition Cantz author