Peter Schwickerath

 

" The subject of my work is the relationship between mass , space and volume and the effect of the environment in space. To me , the surfaces represent the boundary of the body , the lines, colour and structural aspects meet each other seamlessly and honestly - combined , these are the means.

I prefer clearly defined forms, such as the square column , the cylinder - they create, in their different ways, a wonderful interplay between mass and volume - the goal being to create spatial references and to make them recognizable to the viewer.

Finally , I am , without a doubt , particularly interested in the multitude of possibi- lities present in formal simplicity and strictness."

Peter Schwickerath



Peter Schwickerath, German Sculptor lives and works in Düsseldorf (Germany) and Punta del Este (Uruguay).

Many of his large-scale works can be found both in public spaces and sculpture parks and in public collections.


Vita

    1942
  • born in Düsseldorf

  • 1964
  • Folkwang Schule für Gestaltung (Folkwang School of Design), Essen under Professor Wamper

  • 1965
  • Assistant to Curt Beckmann, German Sculptor

  • 1966
  • Kunstakademie (Academy of Art), Düsseldorf, studied with Professor Norbert Kricke and Professor Manfred Sieler

  • 1968
  • Creation of own studio

  • 1988
  • Organiser of the D-88 ("Kunstachse Düsseldorf") Exhibition of large-scale pieces from 40 German artists in honour of Düsseldorf 700th

Exhibitions

(Selection from 2019 - 2000)


    2019
  • Collection Christian and Dagmar Fochem ,Schloss Neersen
  • Westdeutscher Künstlerbund, Iserlohn
  • Kunst im Hafen, Düsseldorf - Peter Schwickerath, Andreas Bee

  • 2018
  • Version, Tuchfabrik, Trier ( exhibition with other artists )

  • 2017
  • Gallery Fochem, Krefeld (Finissage with the artists of the Gallery)

  • 2016
  • Fundacion Pablo Atchugarry, Punta del Este, Uruguay

  • 2015
  • Flottmann - Halls , Herne
  • Gallery 15a, Lochem, Netherlands

  • 2014
  • Gallery Onomato, Düsseldorf
  • Kunstverein Wilhelmshöhe , Ettlingen
  • Gallery 15a, Lochem , Netherlands

  • 2013
  • Gallery 15a, Lochem, Netherlands

  • 2012
  • Gallery 15a, Lochem, Netherlands

  • 2011
  • Gallery Fochem, Krefeld
  • Blickachsen 8, Bad Homburg
  • Centrum for Steel, Düsseldorf
  • Gallery 15a, Lochem, Netherlands
  • Gallery St.Johann, Saarbrücken

  • 2010
  • Great Art-Exhibition, Düsseldorf
  • Westdeutscher Künstlerbund

  • 2009
  • 4.Trienale of Sculptures, Bad Ragaz, Switzerland

  • 2007
  • Museum Kalkar
  • Gallery Feder, Murnau "Light and Heavy"

  • 2006
  • 3. Trienale of Sculptures, Bad Ragaz, Switzerland

  • 2005
  • Gallery Fochem, Krefeld
  • Gallery Feder, Murnau

  • 2004
  • Flottmann - Halls, Herne
  • "Zeche Unser Fritz", Herne

  • 2003
  • Egon Zehnder - International, Hamburg

  • 2002
  • Gallery Meißner, Hamburg

  • 2001
  • Museum Bochum, "Westdeutscher Künstlerbund"
  • Gallery Fochem, Krefeld

  • 2000
  • Gallery Feder, Murnau


Gallery


Contact


Peter Schwickerath
Elbingerweg 17
40474 Düsseldorf
Germany
M +49 170 3845206




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