Artists

Susanne Specht

Susanne Specht was born in Berlin in 1958 and studied at the University of Art, Berlin (1980-1986).

Recent solo and group exhibitions include: Galerie Contemporanea, Oberbillig/Mosel (2013); Zum Zufall 1, Kunsthaus Potsdam (K); 10 Jahre, Galerie Ruhnke Potsdam (2014); Sculpture by the sea, Aarhus, Dänemark (K); Heute hier_bugün burada, Haus am Kleistpark, Berlin (K) (2013); Rationale III, Frauenmuseum Bonn (K); Galerie Besch, UmOrdnung, Saarbrücken (2012); Robert Schumann Preis 2011, Cercle, Luxemburg (K) (2011); Geologie trifft Kunst, Mineralogisches Museum, Würzburg (K) (2011); Milestone, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, UK; Milestone, Pier Centre Orkney, Schottland; CASS Sculpture Foundation, UK; Land(schafft)Kunst III, Neuwerder (K) (2010); Große Dujardin, Krefeld (K); Wettbewerb Eurobahnhof, Saarbrücken, 2. Platz (K); Milestone, Festival of art, Edinburgh Schottland (K);Galerie Ruhnke, mit der Bildhauerin Pomona Zipser, Potsdam; Skulptur und Kalligraphie, mit dem Kalligraphen Shams Anwari, Projektraum ANT (2009).

Susanne Specht uses industrial stone off-cuts and natural fractures as the basis for exploring stone's history, composition and internal structure. Specht creates large architectural works that seem to reference primeval shelters and draw our attention to both the material of stone and man's origin and time-span.

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​Susanne Specht, Insight, 2011

Susanne Specht

Artist
Born:
1958