Kissenbild. 1999. Mixed media. Thinned acrylic paint on cushioned paper. Verso signed and dated (with a black and white copy on rear of the backing board). 19.5 x 17.5 cm (7.6 x 6.8 in). Firmly mounted on backing board.
Color is the main theme of Graubner's creation. He explores the materiality of colors and their emotional and suggestive effects. Gotthard Graubner's cushion pictures add a plasticity to the color that allows a dialog between surface and object. [EH]