KUN:ST Newsletter Nr. 32
April 2019
Dear KUN:ST artists

the ARTe art fair in Sindelfingen with the KUN:ST Prize Award Ceremony 2019 is just behind us and the KUN:ST Prize exhibition in our gallery in Leonberg and our big show in New York are right in front of us. In any case, April will be an exciting month for us.

Art Prize 2019

On March 24, 2019, we awarded the KUN:ST Art Prize 2019 at ARTe. It was a small, entertaining and successful celebration and we thank the many helpers who helped setting up the booth and the exhibition, Eva and Rudi for the successful launch and organization of the art prize as a whole. Thanks to the jury: Inge Louven, Dr. Anette Ochsenwadel and Dr. Marion Vogt and thank you to Manfred Alex-Lambrinos and Ruth Schleeh for choosing the special prize winners in the painting category.

We congratulate our 2019 KUN:ST Art Prize winners.
In the category Special Prize Painting:
Donegel' Chong, 1st place
and Andrea Brückner and Gerhard Lämmlin as further winners.

In the category 3-dimensional Artworks:
Peter Wichmann, 1st place
and Daniela Benz and Erich Geiger as further winners.

In the category Photography/Grafik/Composing:
Andreas Hürlimann, 1st place
and Gabriele Seitz and Manfred Alex-Lambrinos as further winners.

In the category Painting:
Manuela Lutz, 1st place
and Sabine Blasko and Christine Euchner as further winners.

If you want to check the winning artworks, you will find them in our online catalog:

The KUN:ST Art Prize exhibition has moved from ARTe to our gallery in Leonberg. Yesterday we had the how opening and the exhibition will be open to public up to April 14th.

Lange Kunstnacht Leonberg 2019
(Long Night of Arts, Leonberg)

On Saturday, April 6, 2019, the cultural highlight of the year will take place in Leonberg from 7:00 pm to 1:00 am. On this evening, the old town city center turns into a cultural mile - in numerous galleries, urban facilities and shop units, artists present their latest artworks. Detailed information is available on the website of the city of Leonberg:

Kunstquartier is participating in this major event for the first time and we cordially invite you to visit our KUN:ST Art Prize exhibition.

Ausstellung Frühlingserwachen
(Spring Awakening)

After that, it will be Easter in the Kunstquartier. Easter, that is the time of the first sunny and warm days, the first Easter walks and time for small trips with the family. Spring awakens and consequently we want to accompany this time over Easter with an exhibition Frühlingserwachen in KUN:ST Quartier. In a springlike offensive we show a colorful, lively portfolio of artworks by our members.

The show opening will be on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm.

KUN:ST Dialogue

For our KUN:ST Dialogue on April 11, 2019 we have our member Bettina Kohlen as a guest.

"On the trail of Anagama - a travelogue to the six oldest ceramic places in Japan". A travelogue by the ceramist and member of our art association Bettina Kohlen. At the center of the discussion is the portrait of various ceramists as well as getting to know the techniques and firing processes.

Registration for KUN:ST Dialogue are welcome:

Art Fair Participations

Our exhibition participation at the ART Expo New York is now right in front of us and who happens to be in New York, we invite you to drop by:

In respect of other art fair participation it is clear that we will participate as an association in the ARTe Wiesbaden. We have assigned responsibility for this fair participation in the hands of our Petra Schmidt, which is available for further questions.
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KUN:ST Academy

We canceled the workshop Bildbesprechung in April 2019 due to lack of registrations. The next big workshop is 'self-management of the artist' in early July:
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On July 10, we plan a joint visit to the Kunsthalle Vogelmann. Dr. Marc Gundel was part of the KUN:ST Dialogue in our gallery in Leonberg and this is now the return visit. He will personally introduce us to the exhibition. After the museum visit, we invite you to an exchange of ideas during a small drink.
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News at a glance

Important for all for your own orientation remains our overview page 'News at a glance'. There we have listed all services for our members and there are always the registration options for the individual exhibitions and projects of the association:

Neue Mitglieder

Again this month we welcome new members and we look forward to their active participation, a personal get-together and many joint exhibitions and projects with our new members: Barbara Süssmeier, Karin Feuchtinger, Gesa Reuter, Maria Kottwitz, Simone Urbanietz, Angelina Kober-Buchholz, Heidrun Hee, Gabriele Bürger, Marliese Hugger, Andreas Bromba, Iti Janz, Carmen Treichler und Susanne Spieß.
All the best and kind regards
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Yours Andreas Kerstan
Kunst Stuttgart International e.V.