Zurich (ptp034/10.08.2021/16:00) - Internationally renowned and celebrated by the press, the gifted artist Gabor Richter now joins the ensemble of international exhibitors at the unique art festival from August 25 to 29, 2021 at Zurich's main train station.
Born in Hungary in 1955, Gabor Richter moved to Germany in 1980 and has the main focus of his work in Baden-Baden. In his studio with several exhibition rooms, he invites visitors to enjoy his watercolors, oil acrylic paintings and mixed media projects in a personal and free atmosphere. Many of his paintings were created during different painting trips, for example in the French Riviera or in the Baltic Sea. In the spring of 2013, he took another trip to New York to capture the metropolitan flair of the metropolis in colors. plein air painting is the basis of artistic activity for Gabor Richter, because it is both a haven of peace and a source of strength.
The main theme of Gabor Richter's work is the contrasts of natural and artificial habitats, in which he nevertheless constantly seeks the positive. Always colorful and intense, he creates paintings that strip all the beauty of nature, human existence and social hurdles of their heaviness and transform the subject matter into something positive. Depth, dynamics and movement are among the poignant elements that fascinate and delight the viewer of his works. The skillful and special play with light and shadow are among his distinctive style influences, which emphasize distance and closeness with a unique combination of colors.
For the audience of this year's SWISSARTEXPO, the painter and sculptor presents his works of art in their original form. Losing oneself in these masterpieces and experiencing these creations as a whole is one of the interesting moments of this unique art festival. The paintings take you into a colorful world that fascinates the viewer and leaves a lot of room for feelings. For Gabor Richter himself it is a long way, because what he has learned and experienced are his basic prerequisites for being an artist, but in order to be creative we have to start again and again, put aside experience and take risks. The more we knew, the harder it would be to truly let go. Letting go should begin with simply looking. In his current art catalog, which will also be available for viewing on site, lovers of his works can gain an even deeper insight into his artistic activity.
More information about Gabor Richter and his art can be found at: https://art.richter-gabor.com(end)