18
Nov
10

Ulf Puder : Paintings

‘Mondsegel’
oil on linen
80″ x 83″
2008

‘Wind von hinten’
Oil on canvas
120 x 130 cm
2008

‘Eröffnung’
Oil on canvas
210 x 170 cm
2007

‘Stromung’
Oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
2005

‘Sand’
Oil on canvas
67″ x 98.5″
2005

‘Neue Insel’
Oil on canvas
150 x 210 cm
2005

Ulf Puder was born in Leipzig, 1958 where he currently lives and works. Puder belongs to the first tier of famous graduates from the Leipziger Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst (Academy of Visual Arts) and along with his peer, Neo Rauch, he was on the forefront of painters creating a new vocabulary that combined the neo-realism prevalent in the former Eastern Germany with a surrealistic bent.

Ulf Puder’s paintings describe the artist’s unique imaginary world of desolate and haunting environments populated only by abandoned architecture and rendered in his signature muted palette. Tents, mobile homes, churches, train cars and other recreational spaces that should be occupied are left emptied and silent. Bungalows float on makeshift platforms within flooded streets; other structures seem to be in the midst of a storm. Natural disasters come to mind – places that have recently seen the unthinkable and have been left uninhabitable. [Extract : Ulf Puder : Kavi Gupta Gallery]

Ulf Puder : Dogenhaus Galerie Leipzig

Ulf Puder : Artcore Gallery

About these ads

0 Responses to “Ulf Puder : Paintings”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Ai : Series : Photography Book

aesthetic investig...
By Azurebumble

email address

Join 420 other followers


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 420 other followers