To Compose a Picture ...
Drawings concerning Hölderlin's poem Patmos
Vernissage: May 5, 2011, 18:00
Exhibition: May 5 - June 24, 2011
Hölderlin Soiree: June 18, 17:00
Artist: Gerhard Staufenbiel (Paderborn)
Gerhard Staufenbiel's cycle of 36 drawings concerning Hölderlin's poem Patmos of 1802 was created during a period of five years. The prints are to be seen as individual reactions to the poem, the result of thought and contemplation.
Gerhard Staufenbiel was born in Magdeburg in 1938; he is now living in Paderborn.
On June 18 at 5 p. m. there was a Hölderlin Soiree with recitations, music performances, discussions.