This painting's layered composition is an intricate depiction of a landscape and modern architecture. Human presence is only indirectly referenced through the portrayal of the familiar spaces of everyday life. For his compositions, the artist often incorporates decorative motifs drawn from wallpaper or textiles. The result is an artwork that is simultaneously a realistic depiction of the mundane and a formalist experiment of line and pattern.
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Stefan Kürten is a painter and musician who creates layered and intricate depictions of architecture, landscapes and domestic interiors—frequently incorporating decorative motifs drawn from wallpaper or textiles. His work is typically devoid of figures, with human presence only indirectly referenced through his portrayal of the familiar spaces of everyday life. Kürten creates works that are simultaneously realistic depictions of the mundane and formalist experiments of line and pattern.