Rotwand
Artissima 2016

Based on the premise that written language would soon be replaced by entirely visual communication, Swiss artist Klaus Lutz (1940 - 2009) created an intricate sign system that he deployed across a whole range of media (drypoint, copper engraving, drawing, 16mm film, performance)
, '"Germer" (nach Robert Walser),' 1976, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

"Germer" (nach Robert Walser), 1976

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, '"Katzentheater" (nach R. Walser),' 1976, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

"Katzentheater" (nach R. Walser), 1976

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, 'Fumetti 2,' 1979, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Fumetti 2, 1979

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, 'Mach,' 1989, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Mach, 1989

Rotwand

, 'Bilderschrift nach Robert Walser "Frau Wilke",' 1977, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Bilderschrift nach Robert Walser "Frau Wilke", 1977

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, 'zu "Oskar" von Robert Walser.,' 1973, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

zu "Oskar" von Robert Walser., 1973

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, 'Fumetti I,' 1980, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Fumetti I, 1980

Rotwand

, 'Contact sheet with film stills from "Mach",' ca. 1989, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Contact sheet with film stills from "Mach", ca. 1989

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, 'Lavori in corso 1,' 1980, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Lavori in corso 1, 1980

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, 'Robert Walser "Der Dichter",' 1979, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Robert Walser "Der Dichter", 1979

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, 'Nach dem Prosastück von Robert Walser "Das Zimmerstück",' 1974, Rotwand

Klaus Lutz

Nach dem Prosastück von Robert Walser "Das Zimmerstück", 1974

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