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Everything narrative in the work of Swiss painter Pia Fries is eliminated so that she can concentrate on her central preoccupation, color. In her process, this former student of Gerhard Richter uses a variety of working methods: she rolls, drops, kneads, drips, and layers masses of color, creating a combination of color and texture that is remarkable compelling. 

Essays by Hans Brandli, Bernd Finkeldey, and Valeria Liebermann.


•  Paperback, 108 pages, 38 color illustrations, 12 x 8.75 in.
•  Text: German, English
•  ISBN – 3933807123


Richter Verlag (1999)

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