“the carpet itself is an artwork of dialog & communication”, said Omar Besim, managing director of Vienna´s most famous carpet-store. “naturverbunden / close to nature” is the title of Austrian artist Adof Tuma´s exhibition in the oriental environment of the carpet house Adil Besim on the Graben in the center of Vienna where art & connoisseurs met: & even hares followed the proclaimed dialog between knoted & painted art:
link to one of A. Tuma´s recently designed stamps – Hundertwasser´s 80th birthday – here
atmosphere of a Viennese bazar: the artist refers about & sets his signature for some stamp-collector´s édition de luxe
host Omar Besim & –
artist Thomas Zinnbauer (Das Immerland) opened the exhibition last thursday
more than 300 people followed the invitation & participated the dialog
greetings from Sommerakademie Griechenland / Ionian island Zante / Zakynthos: a lot of artists (above master Axl Litschke in speach), participants of their courses & Dr. Wolfgang Löhnert himself, head of the organization, honoured Hugos art in oriental surroundings.
more about the exhibiting artist see post: A.TUMA – Markenzeichen
attention: the exhibition “naturverbunden” runs just until January 31st 2009!
Adolf Tuma Peter Kogler
by the way a question: why do Austrian artists adore the ant as model?
dear reader, last attention, please: the Peter Kogler – show in the MUMOK Vienna ends on 1st of February 2009 – hurry up!