Christian Stecher, Body

CHRISTIAN STECHER

Inauguration: 25th of May 2018 at 7 p.m.

Exhibition period: 26th May – 1st June 2018

Opening hours: Tue - Fri 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. & Sat - Sun 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Christian Stecher was born in 1958 at Malles/Mals (Vinschgau Valley) and spent his youth in San Valentino alla Muta/St. Valentin auf der Haide (Vinschgau Valley). After his study at the Academy of Fine Arts, a scholarship to the Scuola di Grafica “Il Bisonte” in Florence and initial working stays in South America, Mexico, Spain and Ireland he becomes a freelance artist. From 1991 on, he works in his studio in San Valentino alla Muta/St. Valentin auf der Haide and since 2004 half of the year in his studios in Mexico City and Mérida. With the beginning of the 90ies, he started presenting his artworks in various exhibitions.

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Felix Vallotton

The Art of woodcarving: Xylographies from Dürer to nowadays

Inauguration: 9th of February 2018 at 7 p.m.
Exhibition period: 10th February – 11th March 2018
Opening hours: Tue - Fri 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. & Sat - Sun 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Closed: 13th February 2018
 
On February 9th 2018, starts the exhibition "The Art of woodcarving: Xylographies from Dürer to nowadays" at the City Museum Bruneck | Brunico.
Since the end of the 14th century the printed image has been spread, now that paper was available. Initially, single page prints were highly requested for personal enrichment (e.g. collectionism) with religious themes for devotional images and portraits of saints and holy helpers. Later, this reproduction technique has been used as a private and public device of communication.

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