Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Stephan Balkenhol

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Acclaimed for his carvings that depict the human-form in a multitude of poses and positions, Stephan Balkenhol is a German sculptor and painter. His sculptures are often carved from blocks of wood with the use of traditional tools – his work is then transformed into a recognisable form with the use of a chisel, light painting of the surface and the creation of highlights and shadows through gradation.
 
« Figurative sculpture is often misused as a bearer of messages. »
Stephan Balkenhol
His earliest works included the nude form of a human atop a pedestal, works that recalled classical Greek busts – his attention to detail highlights such features as the curve of the eyebrow or the volume of the lip.
 
« In my vision my sculptures become a question, a mirror. And it is the viewer who fills it with meaning. »
Stephan Balkenhol

Balkenhol’s most recent works are largely created with no apparent emotion to detect, and no obvious political or social critique; of this, Balkenhol has stated, “I’m perhaps proposing a story and not telling the end, just giving a beginning or fragment. There is still a lot for the spectator to complete.”

Stephan Balkenhol

Laocooon, 2016

Sculpture / Object

Bronze

EUR 18,500

Stephan Balkenhol

Kniender Mann, 2012

Sculpture / Object

Mixed Media

EUR 18,500

Stephan Balkenhol

Fritzlar, 2004

Limited Edition Print

Woodcut

EUR 1,150

Stephan Balkenhol

Köpfe (B-large), 2006

Tapestry

Tapestry

EUR 12,000

Stephan Balkenhol

Köpfe (W-large), 2006

Tapestry

Tapestry

EUR 12,000

Stephan Balkenhol

Köpfe (B), 2006

Tapestry

Tapestry

EUR 6,500

Stephan Balkenhol

Köpfe (G), 2006

Tapestry

Tapestry

EUR 6,500

Stephan Balkenhol

Köpfe (W), 2006

Tapestry

Tapestry

EUR 6,500

Stephan Balkenhol

Kuss , 2000

Limited Edition Print

Silkscreen

EUR 1,390

Stephan Balkenhol

Male Torso, 2012

Sculpture / Object

Bronze

EUR 16,000

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What is figurative art?

What is figurative art?

Sometimes known as Figurativism. It particularly describes sculptures and paintings clearly or specifically derived from sources of real objects hence they are representational as the name suggests "figurative art". This term is often used as a contrast for abstract art. However, since the coming of abstract art, this term has been used to mean any form of modern art with strong references to the actual/real world situation.

Bernar VENET | Random Combination of Undetermined Lines | Etching and Aquatint available for sale on kunzt gallery

Bernar Venet

Random Combination Of Undetermined Lines, 1997

Limited Edition Print

Etching And Aquatint

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Bert STERN | Marilyn with Pink Roses | Pigment print available for sale on kunzt gallery

Bert Stern

Marilyn With Pink Roses, 1962/2012

Photography

Pigment Print

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Robert RAUSCHENBERG | Untitled (For Kennedy) | Lithograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Robert Rauschenberg

Untitled (For Kennedy), 1994

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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Robert RAUSCHENBERG | Faus | Lithograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Robert Rauschenberg

Faus, 1984

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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