Alois Riedl

Exhi­bi­tion from 09.06.2022 — 16.07.2022



Alois Riedl, born in 1935 in St. Marienkirchen near Schärd­ing, lives and works in Brun­nen­thal in Upper Aus­tria. From the 1960s Alois Riedl was engaged in paint­ing. Sources of inspi­ra­tion are every­day objects, arm­chairs, tat­tered sofas and fau­teuils. Over the years, his inter­est in abstrac­tion increas­es and his forms become more closed, geo­met­ric and less object-ori­ent­ed.
The exhi­bi­tion will fea­ture oil paint­ings, works on wood and on paper from the artist’s oeu­vre.
The exhi­bi­tion will fea­ture oil paint­ings, col­lages, gouach­es and draw­ings from the artist’s work.

The artist, born in Bangkok in 1952, has been work­ing con­tin­u­ous­ly on work blocks in small for­mat for years. On the one hand, he com­pos­es col­ored sur­faces with pig­ments on the paper primed with beeswax. The sec­ond group of works com­pris­es reduced black and white pic­ture compositions.

Suvat grad­u­at­ed from the Uni­ver­si­ty of Applied Arts in Vien­na. Since 1983 the artist has par­tic­i­pat­ed in numer­ous exhi­bi­tions and exhi­bi­tion par­tic­i­pa­tions in Aus­tria, Ger­many and Italy. Suvat lives and works in Vienna.