Jürgen Knubben - Jürgen Knubben

"Double tower diagonally" , 2005, Wasserschloss Glatt

Jürgen Knubben (born March 19, 1955 in Rottweil ) is a German sculptor .

biography

Jürgen Knubben has been working as a sculptor since 1973. From 1977 to 1982 he studied theology at the University of Tübingen . Internships with the sculptors Erich Hauser , Romuald Hengstler and Franz Bucher ultimately led to sculpture. Since 1982 he has been teaching as a theologian and art educator, and in 2006 he was a visiting professor at the National Taiwan University . He is the initiator, organizer and participant in art projects, mainly in southern Germany, and lives and works in Rottweil. Knubben has been a member of the Baden-Württemberg Artists' Association since 2002.

style

The sculptures are reduced to the essentials. The material is steel, which becomes orange through oxidation. [1]

Activities (selection)

  • since 1992 conception and realization of exhibitions of contemporary art
  • since 1993 managing director FORUM KUNST Rottweil
  • since 1996 founding managing director, board member and board member of the "Kunststiftung Erich Hauser "
  • 1996 Concept and realization of the Hohenkarpfen Art Foundation
  • 2000 Concept “European Workshop” in FORUM KUNST ROTTWEIL
  • 2000 Concept "City Artist" Spaichingen
  • 2003 Conception of the art project "heimatkunst.com" on the occasion of the Heimattage Baden-Württemberg in Rottweil

Prices

Participation in exhibitions (selection)

Since 1973 solo exhibitions / participation in exhibitions.

  • 2000: "1. Swiss Triennial for Sculpture ”, Bad Ragaz, Switzerland
  • 2007: Galerie Fondazione Zappettini in Milan - Foundation Sculpture Urschweiz, Ennetbürgen-Luzern, Switzerland
  • 2008: "SkulpTour - Zollernalb", Balingen - "open Art 08", Tri Roveredo, Switzerland
  • 2009: Torre Fiorenzana, Grono, Switzerland - Fürstengarten, Villa Eugenia and art association “Weißes Häusle”, Hechingen, Zollernalbkreis - Diocesan Museum Limburg ad Lahn
  • 2011: Participation in the International Horticultural Exposition 2011 in Xi'an China
  • 2012: Participation in an exhibition in the light of Amarna, Egyptian Museum Berlin
  • 2013: Participation in the Biennale Internationale die SculturaRacconigi, Italy
  • 2018: Jürgen Knubben - Sculptures at the lake, 55 years of Seegfrörne . Hagnau am Bodensee , exhibition in public space.

Collections (selection)

La Fondazione “ Il Giardino di Daniel Spoerri ”, Seggiano , Italy, Collection “Kunststiftung Erich Hauser”, Oberschwäbische Elektrizitätswerke Ravensburg, regional council Freiburg, regional council Tübingen and various municipalities.

Literature (selection)

  • Jürgen Knubben: Steel sculpture 1973-1996. Ed. Ritzi, Trossingen 1996, ISBN 3-9805461-0-1 .
  • Jürgen Knubben: 3 x figuration. Horst Antes - Dieter Krieg - Walter Stöhrer. Kreissparkasse Rottweil, Rottweil 1999, ISBN 3-9805461-9-5 .
  • Jürgen Knubben: Everything is in flux. Straubinger, Stuttgart 2000, ISBN 3-9806829-2-7 .
  • Jürgen Knubben: European Workshop - Positions in European Contemporary Art; Workshop Europe, Stand-Points in Contemporary Art: Paul Morrison, Marianne Heske, Massimo Bartolini, Kafka Ivan. Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit 2001, ISBN 3-7757-1069-8 .
  • Jürgen Knubben: 3 × Nouveau Realisme. Arman, Daniel Spoerri, Jean Tinguely. Kreissparkasse Rottweil, Rottweil 2002, ISBN 3-9806829-4-3 .

Galleries

Wohlhüter Gallery, Leibertingen - Keller Gallery, Mannheim - ABTart Gallery, Stuttgart - Elolf Gallery, WE Venlo, Netherlands

Weblinks

Commons : Jürgen Knubben - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Jürgen Knubben - Sculptures at the Lake, 1963 - 55 years of Seegfrörne - 2018 . Leaflet, Hagnau am Bodensee , Altnau , 2018.