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Wolfgang Sandt

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Sculptor Wolfgang Sandt
Wolfgang Sandt

About Wolfgang Sandt

Wolfgang Sandt, German artist with a love for Italy, works mainly with stone but also with wood and several other materials, integrating also objéts trouvées in his sculptures. His works are as well representational as non-figurative.

For many years he has been occupying himself with the theme of `fragility`, questioning the importance of seemingly unchanging values and realities. One result of this research are his `fragile stelae`, long, slender, elegant and always on the rim of breaking : `The artist always has to go to the extremes.`

Wolfgang Sandt is fascinated by the contrast of the weight of the material (stone) and the lightness of the form. He is aiming for the connection between sky and earth.

Another contrast in his work emerges from the solidity of stone and the impalpability of light. Wolfgang Sandt succeeds in working the stone so delicately that it becomes translucent, thus literally creating `lightstones`.

In his recent works he created a cycle of stone houses. Yet what kind of houses are these? Houses on wheels, `mobile homes`, ready to leave their position at any time. Heading for an unknown destiny. Houses with points of fracture and in all kinds of precarious situations. And once again the seemingly secure is put to question, sometimes not without a wink of the eye.
Sculptor Wolfgang Sandt
Wolfgang Sandt at Sculpture Symposium

Exhibition History of Wolfgang Sandt

1993 Symposium „Nantopietra“, Ponte di Nanto, Italy (special mentioning of the jury)
1993 Exhibition „Sculptura –Art in public space“, Kevelaer, Germany
Since 1995 regular participation at the exhibitions of the art association Ottobrunn, Munich, Germany
1997 Personal exhibition, Town hall of Hohenbrunn, Germany
2002 Exhibition „Incontri,“ Centro Socioculturale San Francesco, Perugia, Italy
2003 Participation exhibition K03 Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2003 Personal exhibition art association (Kunstverein) Ottobrunn, Germany
2004 Participation exhibition K04 „hautnah“, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2005 Participation exhibition K05 „denkmalfarbig“, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2005 Participation exhibition Art in public space, „Steinzeit“, Immenstadt, Germany
2005 Participation exhibition Kunsthalle Arnstadt, Thüringen, Germany
2006 Participation exhibition K06 „siehmalan“, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2006 Participation exhibition art association (Kunstverein) Ottobrunn, at Chateâux La Napoule, Francia
2007 Participation exhibition „Neuer Kunstsalon“, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2007 Participation exhibition art association “Freie Münchner und Deutsche Künstlerschaft at the monastery of Benediktbeuern, Germany
2007 Participation exhibition „Italian Art Club Gallery“
2008 Participation Landesgartenschau Neu Ulm, Art in public space
2009 Symposium „Remake“, art association (Kunstverein) Ottobrunn, Germany
2010 Personal exhibition “Visioni”, Gaia Gallery, Marsciano-Papiano, Italy
2010 Participation at the exhibition „Remake“, art association (Kunstverein) Ottobrunn, Germany
2010 Participation at the exhibition “Percezioni mondi secreti”, Associazione Alkaest, Palazzo Bufalini, Citta di Castello, Italy
2011 Personal exhibition “Sculture Nuove”, Villa La Rogaia, Passignano s.T., Italy
2011 Participation exhibition „Neuer Kunstsalon“, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2012 Participation exhibition „Neuer Kunstsalon“, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2013 Museo della Pesca, San Feliciano, Italy
2013 Publishing of the book “Giardino delle Poesie – Garden of Poetry”

Wolfgang Sandt working on a

Biography / CV of Wolfgang Sandt

1960 Born in Munich

1979 - 1981 Art School, Munich

1982 - 1985 Apprenticeship as stonemason and stone sculptor

1985 - 1993 Collaboration with several sculptors for works in public spaces and churches in Germany

1989 Stay for art studies in Pietrasanta, Italy

1987 - 2001 Creation and political struggle for the erection of a memorial for the concentration camp site of Dachau outpost at Ottobrunn
1993 - 1995 Master school for stonemasons and stone sculptors, Munich, finishing with masters diploma

1998 The community Haar acquires the sculpture `Srebrenica`

2006 Start of La Rogaia `Arte Natura` project for the revival and maintenance of old cultural and natural landscape in Umbria, Italy

Lives and works as free artist in Ruderatshofen near Munich Germany, and Passignano sul Trasimeno, Italy

Wolfgang Sandt teaching at one of his sculpture wo


1993 `Nantopietra`, Ponte di Nanto, Italy (special mentioning of the jury)
1994 Proggeto Civitella D`Agliano
2009 "Remake" Ottobrunn/Munich

Public Works of Wolfgang Sandt

Memorial for the concentration camp site of Dachau outpost at Ottobrunn

Community Haar, sculpture `Srebrenica`

Community Ottobrunn, Sculpture park, Fragile Stele IV

Community Ottobrunn, Sculpture park, "Far away, inside of me"

Qualifications / Education of Wolfgang Sandt

Diploma Master Stonemason and Stone Sculptor
Master school Munich, Germany

Teaching Experience

Wolfgang Sandt has been teaching sculpting, drawing and painting since 1990. He holds regularly sculpting workshops at Villa La Rogaia in Umbria/Italy

Price Range of Work

Wolfgang Sandt's work has a price range from £2,470 to £11,117

Mediums utilised

Wolfgang Sandt's work is found in the following materials:

Artwork Categorised

Wolfgang Sandt's work is found in the following categories on site:
Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard Sculptures Statues statuary (5)
Public Art Sculpture (2)
Abstract Modern Contemporary Sculptures Statues statuettes figurines statuary (2)
Architectural Sculptures (2)
Garden Or Yard / Outside and Outdoor Sculptures (2)
Light and Sound sculpture (2)
Minimalist Understated Abstract Contemporary Sculpture statuary statuettes (2)
Carved Stone, Marble, Alabaster, Soap Stone Granite Lime stone (2)
Glass or Acrylic Transparant Sculptures (2)
Monumental Sculptures (2)
Wall Mounted or Wall Hanging sculpture
Variety of Emotional feelings depicted in Sculptures
Focal Point Abstract Contemporary Modern sculpture statue
Buildings, Structures and Parts Statues or Sculptures
Round Disk, Dish, Flat Circular Ring Shaped Sculptures / Statues statuette statuary
Column Pillar Columnar Stele sculpture statue statuary
Angular Abstract Modern Contemporary sculpture statuary
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