Beat Kuert

Title Mother of Invention
Year 2013
Print Hahnemuhle fine-art paper on Diasec

Paper size 90x60 cm
Price On request

Edition of 3
Print provenance Artist

Markings Signed and numbered by the artist on the verso

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Artist Biography

Born 1946 in Zurich, Beat Kuert lives and works in Arzo. In 1966 he makes his first experimental films and starts to work as a director for Turnus Film Zurich in 1968. In 1971, after a stay in Latin America, he makes his first documentary. The next year he begins cooperating with the Swiss German Television on cultural programs. In 1996 he starts making television documentaries on famous architects, including Jean Nouvel, Mario Botta, Herzog and de Meuron. Considered to be his most important works of fiction: Schilten 1979, Martha Dubronski 1984-85, Deshima 1986 and L'assassina 1990. Acknowledged as one of the most audacious explorers of his generation in Switzerland, in 2005 he creates the group dust&scratches which is concerned with video art, performances and music.

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Artist published in EYEMAZING
Annual Pictorial Vol.II

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