Lot 36 - Petra Schott - Playful III
Lot 36 - Petra Schott - Playful III

Lot 36 - Petra Schott - Playful III

Oil on Paper

A6 (15 x 10cm) Original Artwork

Signed on verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

I am a German artist currently living in Frankfurt/M. My work as a painter revolves around human visions, longings and emotions in past and presence in an abstract way. I search for freedom, liveliness and intensity in my paintings taking up human experiences like happiness or despair, longing or anger. I have an intense relation with colour: I love to dive deep into colour thus feeling its sensual effect and its emotional charge. My paintings open a space for associations, memories and new experiences. 

 

Education 

 

I studied Fine Arts in Kassel/Germany 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 
2021 
4 - 7 November - Discovery Art Fair Frankfurt, Frankfurter Messehalle, Germany 
7 - 24 Oktober - Single exhibition at Nebbiensches Gartenhaus, Frankfurt Artist association, Frankfurt/Germany 
23 - 25 June We Contemporary group exhibition, Musa Art Space at Salmgasse Foundation Vienna/Austria 
9 - 30 January - group exhibition, "And now, back to our regularly scheduled programming", Azaro Art Spaces, Brooktorkai 20, Hamburg/Germany 
 
2020 
Galleria Kookos, Helsinki, Finland, group exhibition 
Single exhibition at Kunstraum Eulengasse, Frankfurt
Remisengalerie Schloss Hanau, single exhibition - Kulturverein Hanau 
 

Gallery Representation 

 

Online galleries: Singulart, Artfinder, The Artling 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork 

 

The four artworks (oils, acrylic marker and pencils on paper) deal with playfulness, as the title states. Playfulness is a state of mind where everything goes with ease and flows by itself. Children are our teacher. As grown-ups we have unlearned to be playful. But as an artist playfulness is a very important quality for my work. Art happens, it is not something I can 'do'. Of course, knowledge and experience are important - but then for me making art is the process of letting go and emptying the mind. So these four little works have been created in this state of mind! 

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