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Digital Visual Art

My (mostly autobiographical) thoughts on graphic arts and activism in art.

Visual Art


stumm. My graphic prints for selling

Large-format graphic prints, a mix ('collage') of digital woodcut, drypoint and digital brushstrokes. – And most specifically: It is all 'handmade' vector art (no application of automated effect buttons/ tools)

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Rest on the Flight into Egypt

What the Holy Family would look like today when it had to escape...  A work of visual art: a video of a three-dimensional scene, made purely of SVG (two-dimensional vector elements)     

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Soundtrack of my year 2018

At the end of the year just a list of links about music I like and interesting musicians. (The newest on top and not restricted to 2018 releases.)

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guanxiu luohans

贯休  guanxiu . the 16 luohan engravings

The boldness of Guanxiu's luohan drawings is artistically exemplary in my view. Even after many steps of reproduction the original artwork speaks to us as unbelievable expressive, vivid and freely developed portraits.

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stefanie schneider

stefanie schneider – gone with the retro filter

I'm afraid I've lost one of my last hopes lightness of being could exist in art. I like Stefanie Schneider's photographs and its narrative style for many years. It is consecutive she performs experiments with short film now ..

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master of war

thoughts on art

Basic ideas.  –  Some of my thoughts on art, on digital painting, on teaching art etc.
auf Deutsch

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luncheon on the grass

saint mary of subcontracted labour

My fake draft for a stained-glass church window
Both the church and the artist fondly hope to get increase in prestige by a stained-glass window deal. – And on both sides it is hypocrisy in terms of motivation.

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Two Sculptures

brush strokes, finally

Later I realised Photoshop builds its brush strokes just the same way from little circles inside the stroke's structure. — I invented for myself this basic principle of digital paint strokes not knowing the insides of Photoshop.

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the well, poster

my 3d deadlock

2008/ 2009 I tried to preserve some 3D aspects in my graphical work and to turn the computer-generated 3D shapes into decorative plane structures. But in the end 3D was a deadlock for graphic art.

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east-west manifesto

east-west manifesto


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kobenhavn 1
kobenhavn 2
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cutty stool

abundance and sobriety

Two prints that show the difference between effort and art. The comparison was a harsh eye-opener for me. "Cutty Stool" was my first (within five minutes made) drawing on a comuter (after a few test strokes on a Photoshop canvas) ..

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foreign. strange. alien.

Robert Walser:  "Plötzlich gingen die Wände... Ein Wald von Eichen flog herein..., aber ich sank: der Felsen war weich wie ein Stück Tuch, gab nach, senkte sich mit mir, dem Klammernden, dem Abgrund zu."