Back

GERT AND UWE TOBIAS (b. 1973)

 
Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings). Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.  
<br>
<br>Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings).
Untitled (GUT/2053)201278 3/4 x 118 1/4 in.(200.03 x 300.36 cm) colored woodcut on canvas
Provenance
Private Collection, California

175,000

Romanian-born twins Gert and Uwe Tobias (b. 1973) collaborate on projects including woodcuts, sculptures, collages, and drawings. They studied in Germany and live and today work in Cologne. Murals influenced by Socialist-era style mingle with Romanian folklore, myths, and legends to inspire their work.

Folk art, using decorative motifs such as flowers, plants, patterns, embroidery, and domestic objects, are a recurring theme in the work. Print-making processes create unique works, most often using woodcuts to stamp pigment onto canvases. They are also known for using unconventional objects to create their works (most notably, they have used a typewriter to create drawings).
Inquire