Galerie STP presents "The Fantastic Five"
Under the title "The Fantastic Five" five artists are shown, which are characterized by an especially fanciful realization of there topics.
With it they have very different subjekts, techniques and they all follow very different statements.
Heinz Teufels photographs are the result of years of dealing with the laws of human existence and its relation to the laws of nature. With the term "Gestural Photography" he describes his findings in photography.
The images of the Lithuanian photographer and painter Algis Griskevicius include elements of Lithuanian mythology. He has developed his own visual language, which is unique.
Walter Schels shows his new, as he calls "kitsch pictures" that operate the Cliché in an impressive way.
© Walter Schels
Algis Griskevicius - The Signs of the Zodiac
Algis Griškevicius was born on 1954 in Vilnius. Finished school in 1973. The same year he went to army till 1975.
Worked as artist's assistant in Opera and Ballet House from 1976 to 1980. Studied at Vilnius Art Institute (now Academy) from 1980 to 1985.
At the same time worked as senior artist - scene painter in Vilnius Youth Theatre from 1980 to 1990. Working as a freelance artist from 1990. Participating in exhibitions from 1986. Arranged 52 personal exhibition and participated in 95 group exhibitions in Lithuania and abroad.
His works had been shown in exhibitions around the world in: Latvia, Laos, Tunisia, Holland, Germany, Great Britain, France, Ireland, Poland, Russia, Portugal, Sweden, USA, Croatia, Austria, China, Belgium, Italy, Vietnam, Spain, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Bulgaria, U...