When No Means On
October 17, 2008 – January 18, 2009
»And I saw light in the form of a river blazing with radiance.« This is Dante’s description of what he perceived as he entered the tenth circle of heaven in paradise. Throughout history, light phenomena have been interpreted as religious visions. What for some is a spiritual accomplishment following hours of seclusion, is explained by others as a physiological reaction following a period of reduced stimulation of the sense of sight.
March 8 – August 3 2008
»I’m not a painter. Nor a sculptor. Nor a writer. I’m Tarzan in retirement.«
August 2 – April 6, 2008
At the age of 87, Hans Josephsohn is by no means an unknown entity, but he is an artist yet to be discovered. The reason for this circumstance may lie in the fact that his oeuvre stands like a monolith in the artistic developments of his time.