Lutz & Guggisberg – Zuoz

The recent work of the artistic pair known as Lutz & Guggisberg is now on display at the Monica De Cardenas Gallery in Zuoz, Switzerland.

Lutz & Guggisberg - Tipi Dream - 2010
Lutz & Guggisberg, Tipi Dream, mixed media on canvas, 43 x 47″, 2010.

Andres Lutz and Anders Guggisberg have been delighting us as a pair for more than a decade. They draw on a tremendous variety of sources for their inspiration. The delicious blend of art history, humor and ecological concerns inform the content with a rich subjective mythology.

Lutz & Guggisberg - Slug Traffic - 2010
Lutz & Guggisberg, Slug Traffic, oil on canvas, 43 x 47″, 2010.

Consider, for a moment, the challenges of collaborating on a visual level. Without even consulting “the other,” creative roadblocks are already being built. So it is a rare case when two talented individuals can put aside petty jealousy and even shame to risk a venture for our benefit. For their share, the duo take away new understandings of how art develops singly and evolves over time. The third mind that takes responsibility for these pieces is unlike anyone you will ever meet.

Lutz & Guggisberg - Aximal - 2010
Lutz & Guggisberg, Aximal, oil on canvas, 43 x 47″, 2010.

Lutz & Guggisberg
12 February – 2 April 2011
Monica De Cardenas Gallery
Zuoz, Switzerland

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Scott Lickstein is a visual artist and was the founder / primary writer for the art news source, until January 2013 when it merged with NOWhere Limited’s Magazine.

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