Markus Schinwald by Alessandra Bellavita (Editor), Severine Waelchli (Editor),
Markus Schinwald is an Austrian visual artist.
Perception lies at the heart of his artistic method. The bourgeois portraits that he has selected ...are of elegant models, sitting calmly, with a gentle, often melancholy, look on their face.
Focusing on themes of metamorphosis and dysfunction, Markus Schinwald creates mysterious and unsettling installations that appear minimalist yet consist of complex structures. He takes a close interest in truth of expression and authenticity of movement.
This book was published for for Schinwald's first solo exhibition at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, and explores his explores the wide-ranging practice.
The image on the left is: "Untitled 2015." Huile sur toile: it appears on page 23 of the book.