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Sibylle Werkmeister

Muros II, 2019

Painting : acrylic, pastel 99.5 x 69.5 x 2 cm

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Sibylle Werkmeister, Muros II

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With her series "Muros" Werkmeister turns to Spain, its structures, colours and the dramaturgy of light and shadow. "Muros" reflects the hardness and softness of the forms. Light and shadow draw bizarre forms. Reduced to a few colour nuances, the images are characterized by elegant tones. Acrylic and oil pastel on paper mounted on wood panel.
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De Souza Gallery • Cervera del Maestre, Spain

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Medium
Painting: acrylic, pastel
Dimensions cm inch
99.5 x 69.5 x 2 cm
Framing
Not framed
Type
Unique work
Authenticity
Work sold with an invoice from the gallery and a certificate of authenticity
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Colors

White

Black

Tags

Abstract art

Themes

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German artists

Sibylle Werkmeister was born in Germany. She later moved to South America and studied art in Santiago/Chile where she became a master student of the famous Chilean artist Prof. Raul Bustamante. The seven years in South America during the Pinochet-Military-Regime, where many artists were persecuted, shaped her. The continent of Pablo Neruda and Diego Rivera had a great emotional influence on all her artistic work. Neruda's poems, Rivera's large wall paintings and the vibrant and rich South American culture provided Werkmeister with creative inspiration for the use of colour. 

In the years since choosing her creative path, Werkmeister worked as an emerging independent artist in Chile, Spain, and Germany. Her work transcends cultural boundaries and explores a wide range of different materials, techniques, and styles. 
Her paintings have slowly developed over the years, from figurative into abstraction. People, architecture, nature, lines, and colours are reduced to the essentials and find themselves in a painterly movement, which in its essence becomes a new abstract reality. Her aesthetic, abstract compositions invite the viewer to pause and go within. 

Sibylle Werkmeister has regularly exhibited her works since the 1980s in numerous solo and group exhibitions. Her works hang in museums, private collections, and public institutes in the USA, Saudi Arabia, Chile, Spain, Switzerland, and Germany. Furthermore, she founded and directed her own well-renowned art school "Freie Kunstakademie Ueberlingen" in Lake Constance, Germany. In her role as curator of the art school, Werkmeister has  organized numerous events and exhibitions. Since 2016 Werkmeister has devoted herself entirely to her own art. She now lives and works in Spain. 


Until 2016 management, artistic director and lecturer at the Free Art Academy Überlingen, (Lake Constance) Germany

1st Chairwoman of the Association Experimental Atelier e. V. / Freiburg

Lecturer for drawing in the experimental studio / Freiburg

Assistant to Raul Bustamante at the Free Academy of Fine Arts in Freiburg

Studied art in Barcelona / Spain

Master student of Raul Bustamante

Studied art in Santiago / Chile


Group exhibitions:

2021

Luxembourg Art Fair / MONAT Gallery - Luxembourg, Luxembourg

ART Innsbruck - International Fair for Contemporary Art / Van Gogh Art Galery - Innsbruck, Austria

Collective Art Show / VanGoghArt Gallery, Madrid

A Cultural Trip (Viaje Cultural), Sporting Club Russafa, Valencia, Spain

The Beauty of Forgiveness, Casa del Dragon, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

Contemporary Art Exhibition Cervera del Maestre, Ermita de San Sebastian, Cervera del Maestre,

2020 “Contemporary Art Cervera del Maestre" De Souza Gallery

2019 “dos-artistas", Vinaros Auditorium, Spain

2006 Rieter-Hallen, Constance “Lust, Art and Kitsch"

2006 Hans Breinlinger, Bürgersaal Konstanz, Kunstnacht Konstanz

2006 Gallery “Werner Wohlhüter – Positions in Contemporary Painting"

2003 Meersburg residence

2002 Museum Singen, Kunst 2002

2002 Museum Engen, loud and quiet

1998 Top Art / Galerie avantart / Lindau

1995 On golden ground, sculpture exhibition / Bonn

1991 BBK Freiburg Action Week

1988 Galerie Experimental Atelier (lecturer exhibition)

1984 Instituo Hisanico Santiago de Chile


Solo exhibitions:

2001 KLÖBER company, new presentation building / Owingen

1999 Petershauser Hof Gallery / Avantart Gallery / Überlingen

1998 gallery anantart / Überlingen

1997 Orangery Draenert / Immenstaad

1997 City Hall Gallery / Grünkraut near Regensburg

1994 Gallery at Haagtor / Tübingen

1994 gallery near Gödecke / Freiburg

1993 Galerie Altstadt-Himmel / Basel

1992 Municipal Gallery / Emmendingen

1990 Galerie Altstadt-Himmel / Basel

1989 Gallery Experimental Studio / Freiburg


Exhibitions public space:

2014 “bring back our girls", Überlingen (curator public art project)

2013 “Change of perspective" Haus des Gastes, Überlingen (curator)

2011 The art fair, Constance

2011 City Galerie Überlingen (curator “Dont worry be happy!" Painting and photography)

2010 City of Überlingen (curator of the public art project)

2009 Installation in production by Ingun Konstanz (color and room concept)

2008 “Art Dreams" Weinheim (curator of the group exhibition and artist)

2007 “Birma", Public Art Project, Überlingen

2006 Lufthansa Stuttgart, “Senator Lounge"

2005 City of Überlingen, gallery “Fauler Pelz" (curator of the exhibition “Alimentari")

2004 Uhldingen Mühlhofen, Free Art Academy (curator of the exhibition “Supermercado")

2004 Ingun, Konstanz (curator of the exhibition “Files")

2004 City of Überlingen, thermal baths / color concept

2004 City of Überlingen, City Gallery “Fauler Pelz" color concept

2004 City of Konstanz, Haus zum Roten Knopf (curator of the exhibition People, Space, Area)

2003 Mühlhofen, Freie Kunstakademie (curator of the exhibition oblique and installation)

2002 City of Meersburg, Rodt sches Palais (curator of the exhibition Baroque and Installation)

2002 Municipal Museum and Gallery Engen “Old and New Masters", Art Architecture

2002 City of Engen, City Museum (curator of the Easter exhibition)

2001 City of Überlingen, Torhaus (curator and exhibition concept for Jinmo Kang exhibition)

2000 Mühlhofen, Free Art Academy (curator of the water and installation exhibition)

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