last friday at Gerersdorf, Austria: Prof. Gerhard Kisser receives the “Award Kunstmediator 2012/ Art Mediator 2012” conferred & sculptor Franz Wieser shows his work (until June 17th) in the open air museum Gerersdorf, where the last 40 years an ensemble of old regional architecture & commodities was initially installed by founder Gerhard Kisser & a host of volunteers.
Franz Wieser: details of iron sculptures / objects
old clock tower
taubenkobel / dovecote, originally Wohlrab from Wulkaprodersdorf
playful visitors with dandelions
Franz Wieser: Sonnenwagen / solar carriage
Franz Wieser: Rad der Zeit / time wheel
Helena Wallner, art journalist & managent, holds the laudation
Gerhard Kisser with audience
Prof Gerhard Kisser gets the award sculpture Kunstmediator / Art Mediator by designer Franz Wieser himself – the winner of last year who officially should do this – Willy Puchner – unfortunately was prevented for comming.
with Mag. Hubert Thurnhofer, president of the Austrian IG galerien
Franz Wieser: miniatur II
miniatur III, diagonal, verzahnung…
Franz Wieser: verzahnung / dovetailing
Franz Wieser: geometrie / geometrie
Franz Wieser: omen
“blaudruck / blueprint” – a traditional pattern for fabrics & clothes
the hand-hewn logs with clay – mixed with chopped straw – plastered and whitewashed
after the award ceremony founder Gerhard Kisser proudly leads through the ensemble of old houses. with help of volunteers and the “thatch roof specialists” from Heiligenbrunn it was in 1976 that a small group of six buildings as “ensemble Gerersdorf” officially could be presented to the public.
Edel – Stahl
im Freilichtmuseum Ensemble Gerersdorf
vom 4. Mai bis 17. Juni 2012
A-7542 Gerersdorf Riegelbergen Ensemble Gerersdorf