Paintings Suspended in Layers of Glass by Wilfried Grootens

With my glass painting I fill transparent, geometric spaces whose visual explorations produce surprising variations in forms.

Different perspectives on apparent spherical floating built-up forms of linear brush strokes, reveal to the viewer new perspectives within the object’s space.

Born 1954 in Uedem, Germany. · 1969 to 73 apprenticeship as glass and porcelain painter with Hein Derix in Kevelaer. · 1973 -81 travelled through Asia, South and Central America and the Middle East. · 1981 – 88 relocated to Munich. Participated in music projects, recordings with eg. Karnataka College of Percussion, Embryo, Dissidenten. Resumed working with glass. First experimental pieces. · 1988 exams for master’s certificate. · 1989 Own studio in Kleve.

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