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Ohne Titel (Hieronymus), 2013

Sheet metal, paint
23 3/5 × 15 7/10 × 15 7/10 in
60 × 40 × 40 cm
Bidding closed
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Thomas Kiesewetter’s monochrome metal sculptures consist of curved and …

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From the Catalogue:
Thomas Kiesewetter’s monochrome metal sculptures consist of curved and sharp-edged, arched and almost two-dimensional abstract shapes whose starting point is always a maquette made of cardboard and paper. The flat, easy-to-fold source material is clearly traceable in the finished sculptures: crimped …

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Courtesy Thomas Kiesewetter and Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf Photo: Jochen Littkemann
Thomas Kiesewetter
German, b. 1963
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Thomas Kiesewetter makes metal sculptures that recall tabletop Cubist assemblages and Constructivist abstraction. Fusing the organic with the industrial, Kiesewetter’s work has an off-kilter, handmade quality that belies his careful fabrication process. He creates small, individual, geometric components, which he then combines intuitively to create the larger, spontaneous pieces. “At the beginning, I don’t really start with the idea of building a sculpture. I basically just imagine individual parts,” Kiesewetter explains. “It’s about capturing the moment when the individual parts come together.”

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About the work
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From the Catalogue:
Thomas Kiesewetter’s monochrome metal sculptures consist of curved and …

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From the Catalogue:
Thomas Kiesewetter’s monochrome metal sculptures consist of curved and sharp-edged, arched and almost two-dimensional abstract shapes whose starting point is always a maquette made of cardboard and paper. The flat, easy-to-fold source material is clearly traceable in the finished sculptures: crimped …

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Medium
Sculpture
Signature
Certificate of Authenticity
Image rights
Courtesy Thomas Kiesewetter and Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf Photo: Jochen Littkemann
Thomas Kiesewetter
German, b. 1963
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Thomas Kiesewetter makes metal sculptures that recall tabletop Cubist assemblages and Constructivist abstraction. Fusing the organic with the industrial, Kiesewetter’s work has an off-kilter, handmade quality that belies his careful fabrication process. He creates small, individual, geometric components, which he then combines intuitively to create the larger, spontaneous pieces. “At the beginning, I don’t really start with the idea of building a sculpture. I basically just imagine individual parts,” Kiesewetter explains. “It’s about capturing the moment when the individual parts come together.”

Ohne Titel (Hieronymus), 2013

Sheet metal, paint
23 3/5 × 15 7/10 × 15 7/10 in
60 × 40 × 40 cm
Bidding closed
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