Nur mit Wind mit Zeit und mit Klang, Anselm Kiefer

The Alchemy of Anselm Kiefer

A few years ago I was asked to write an article on an Anselm Kiefer exhibition in Vienna. I approached the job and the artwork with great trepidation and uncertainty. Upon seeing the exhibition, I became immersed, enthralled and transfixed. I felt small, yet a part of everything. I felt connected: “It is utterly beyond our power to measure the changes of things by time… Time … Continue reading The Alchemy of Anselm Kiefer

Black and white graphic of silhouettes of dancers in poses

Everything is Moving! Capturing movement with Kinetism in Art

Compelled by the desire for the renewal of art in the context of the thriving, urban setting of the early 20th century – with burgeoning technologies and a lifestyle faster-paced than ever before experienced – a Viennese group of artists engaged an artistic perspective in the context of European modernism, Kinetismus, “Kinetism” ( not to be confused with kinetic art). The name coming from the … Continue reading Everything is Moving! Capturing movement with Kinetism in Art