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Sale: 470 / Post War I, June 09. 2018 in Munich Lot 911

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Spiegelobjekt (3-teilig). 1979.
Object . 3 stelae, each with 108 squared concave mirrors, mounted on wooden panel. In object box.
Each signed and dated on verso. Stelae: each 300 x 100 x 10.5 cm (118.1 x 39.3 x 4.1 in).

PROVENANCE: Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (directly from the artist).

"Our reality is just one of many possible ones. I act on the assumption of a reality of light where everything is different. Art is a method to gain reality."
Adolf Luther

In the art of Adolf Luther the ocupation with light goes far beyond the examination of the merely optical phenomenon. Luther approaches a key question of art, the question regarding the image of nature and the world view. "What I see behind the big conflicts of our century is the quest for more reality beyond the world of visible occurences [..] everything about light is part of another dimension beyond the spatial-material world" (quote from: Luther 34. Objekte-Kinetik, Flyer Galerie Wendtorf + Swetec, February 6 - March 3, 1976). Luther's Werk confronts us with the metaphysic phenomenon of light and succeeds in liberating us from the material everyday world for just the moment of viewing. [SM]
Adolf Luther
Spiegelobjekt (3-teilig), 1979.
€ 80,000 / $ 90,400
€ 87,500 / $ 98.874

(incl. 25% surcharge)

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