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Prestigious artist Sven-Ole Frahm is showing in Berlin

09-28-2006 12:08 PM CET | Arts & Culture

Press release from: Bianca Limbach

Sven-Ole Frahm

Sven-Ole Frahm

Painting or object? The artist Sven-Ole Frahm approaches his cut and constructed surfaces with both a delightful, painterly method and a calculating, sculptural one. In Frahm’s works the sculptural method of creating is as essential as the act of painting. With Frahm it is a matter of “fathoming standpoints and prying open habits of seeing.”

Honored with accolades and prizes
Recently Frahm was honored with the 60th “Bergische Kunstpreis,” sponsored by Deutsche Bank AG. Frahm’s artworks were honored through an exhibition in the gallery of Stadt Remscheid and in Museum Baden – and the audience liked it. The artist also won the public award sponsored by the Stadt-Sparkasse Baden.

Markus Winter, Chausseestraße 104, D- 10115 Berlin
Tel. 030 97 00 46 57 Fax 030 97 00 46 76
www.markuswinter.com

For press: Bianca Limbach, presse@markuswinter.com
Gallery hours: Wed – Sat 2 pm – 6 pm and by appointment

Located in former East Berlin, Germany, Galerie Markus Winter was founded in October 2005.

The gallery focuses on international contemporary painting, sculpture, photography and video art with a keen interest in conceptualism and progressive media. Therefore, the exhibition space is designed to accommodate each artist’s project without compromise (allowing for the flexible alteration of the overall architectural structure), and hence provides each artist with a highly individual forum. The yearly gallery program consists of eight to ten exhibitions, including solo exhibitions, as well as curated group shows.

Since our first exhibition, which featured an installation by the acclaimed German video artist Marion Schebesta, we have supported progressive young and mid-career artists from Europe, Asia, and the United States, working in all media. These include: François Boué, Jean-Baptiste Bouvier, Jim Lee, Bryan Osburn and Matthew Abbott.

In addition, we represent members of the Düsseldorf-based artist collective "Konsortium", such as Lars Breuer, Julio Ernesto Herrera Flores and Deutsche Bank award recipient Sven-Ole Frahm.

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