Monika Thiele: The Curtain
The curtain is an omnipresent and popular motive within art history. No wonder, since acts of conceiling and presenting, partial uncoverings and the directed gaze are at the roots of artistic practice per se. The curtain in its guise as theatrical element describes the edges of the visible and thereby also always implies an outside of the presented scene. In one moment, it covers up a space, within seconds, it exposes it in a scenic manner. Finally, the curtain also plays a decisive role within iconographies of domination: reminiscent of byzantine canopies it symbolizes divine power since baroque depictions of ruling forces, at the same time separating the rulers from the ruled.
Monika Thiele's recent works are more about those functions of the curtain than about the motive itself. The exhibition appears as a theatrical presentation, using the allegory of the curtain as a framing, spatial gesture. The presented paper works - collages and cut outs - then perform a play of their own: distraught faces, masks, piercing gazes, and expressive bodies are layered, combined, and worked into the paper. Thiele questions staged identities, role and power plays which form a constituent part of contemporary society. The exhibition encourages to meet this "world disorder" with a distinct attitude, withstanding all its pitfalls, complexities and exclusions. And without fear of taking a look behind the scenes.
Monika Thiele (b. 1966 in Erfurt, Germany) lives and works in Baden-Baden. She studied painting at the Fine Art Academies in Dresden, Stuttgart, and Karlsruhe under Max Kaminski among others. Most recently, her works have been presented within the exhibition “Stick-Bilder” at the German Textile Museum (2017), at the 9th International Textile Biennial in Shenzen, China (2016) and within the framework of the 55th Biennale di Venezia (2013).
Rayk Goetze, Tino Geiss, Katharina Grosse, Andreas Lau, Berit Mücke, Albert Oehlen, Anja Warzecha, Andreas Wachter.
Sunday, 7 October 2018, 11 am - 7 pm
Introduction: 12.30 pm
8 October - 11 November 2018
Opening hours: Wen - Fri noon - 6 pm; Sat - Sun noon - 4 pm
The GALERIE Supper is specialized in contemporary art. Founded in 2002, it opened in Baden-Baden in 2012 with its current profile. The gallery promotes young, emerging artists with an unique signature. It is the intention to correlate them with renowned artists. Their positions should complement and stimulate each other, whereas every artist keeps his own characteristics.
Phone : +49 - 72 21 - 37 30 450, Fax: +49 - 72 21 - 37 30 451
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release Monika Thiele: The Curtain here
News-ID: 1235283 • Views: 1436
More Releases from GALERIE Supper
Sebastian Wehrle and Friends
GALERIE SUPPER is pleased to announce our first presentation of selected works by Sebastian Wehrle alongside internationally renowned photographers such as Cindy Sherman, Peter Lindbergh or Hiroshi Sugimoto within the framework of the upcoming exhibition Sebastian Wehrle and Friends. The exhibition will focus on photographic strategies of staging. The portrayal of the self and others has gained relevance within the realm of social networks in the past years. However, the staged
GALERIE SUPPER at art KARLSRUHE
GALERIE SUPPER ist pleased to announce its participation in art KARLSRUHE 2019, one of Germany's biggest art fairs. Within the context of international exhibitors with a focus on modern and contemporary art, we will present well known als well as new positions from the program of the gallery. Next to the impressive thread paintings by Monika Thiele (b. 1966, Erfurt), and Tino Geiss' (b. 1978, Jena) multilayered tape works, most different
Opening I Andreas Lau: S CH ICHT
GALERIE SUPPER is pleased to announce S CH ICHT, an extensive insight into the artistic development of Andreas Lau (b. 1964, Karlsruhe). The solo show presents selected works from different stages of Lau’s past work. “Vielschichtigkeit” is a German term which implies complexity as well as a multi-layered structure. Methodologically, is has been highly relevant for Lau’s artistic work for more than 25 years now. In the beginning, his paintings resembled
Opening: Intakt im Takt
With "Intakt im Takt" ("Intact on Time") GALERIE SUPPER presents a diverse group show. Based on the programme of the gallery, it additionally presents internationally renown positions. The composition of a painting, a drawing or a collage is - as the term already implies - never limited to its material dimension. Different temporal levels play a major role within the creation as well as within the reception of an art
More Releases for Thiele
Global Metakaolin Market 2018 Analysis By Key Players – Imerys, Thiele Kaolin, …
Summary WiseGuyReports.com adds “Metakaolin Market 2018 Global Analysis, Growth, Trends and Opportunities Research Report Forecasting to 2023” reports to its database. This report provides in depth study of “Metakaolin Market” using SWOT analysis i.e. Strength, Weakness, Opportunities and Threat to the organization. The Metakaolin Market report also provides an in-depth survey of key players in the market which is based on the various objectives of an organization such as profiling, the product
Global Metakaolin Market 2018 -Imerys, Thiele Kaolin, I-Minerals, SCR-Sibelco, S …
Apex Market Reports, recently published a detailed market research study focused on the “Metakaolin Market” across the global, regional and country level. The report provides 360° analysis of “Metakaolin Market” from view of manufacturers, regions, product types and end industries. The research report analyses and provides the historical data along with current performance of the global PP Pipe industry, and estimates the future trend of Metakaolin on the basis of
Global Kaolin Market Forecast 2018 Imerys, Quarzwerke, Thiele Kaolin, Sibelco
Global Market Study Kaolin Market Provide Forecast Market Report 2018 – 2023 presents an detailed analysis of the Kaolin which researched industry situations, market Size, growth and demands, Kaolin market outlook, business strategies utilized, market Trends, competitive analysis by Kaolin market players, deployment models, opportunities, future roadmap, value chain, major player profiles. The report also presents forecasts for Kaolin investments from 2018 till 2025. In this report, the Kaolin market worth
Monika Thiele: Wind-Worte
GALERIE SUPPER, Baden-Baden, gladly announces the exhibition Wind-Worte with recent works of the artist Monika Thiele (b.1966, Erfurt). The evening also marks the beginning of the CAB-Event, which will transform the city center of Baden-Baden into a vibrant place for art the following Sunday afternoon. Thiele is known for her narrative portraits which are characterized by a dense net of interfering threads, producing a stunning depth. The complex layering of
Monika Thiele at the German Textile Museum
GALERIE SUPPER is happy to announce that Monika Thiele, who is represented by us, will be participating in the group exhibition StickBILDER at the German Textile Museum in Krefeld. The exhibition presents important positions of international contemporary textile art. In addition to ten selected works by Monika Thiele, art by Brunhild Mauss, Gisoo Kim, Katharina Wilke and Victoria Martini will be on view. The artist will be present at the
GLOBAL METAKAOLIN MARKET: SCR-SIBELCO, PORAVER, YUKUN MININE, THIELE KAOLIN
Global Market Study Evaluate on Metakaolin Industry by Type, Manufacturers, Application, Type, and Regions, Forecast up to 2022 The scope of the global Metakaolin market report is: This report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Metakaolin market. It does so by in-depth qualitative insights, historical Metakaolin market data, and verifiable projections about global Metakaolin market size. The projections featured in the Metakaolin market report have been derived using proven research assumptions and