Light is at the core of internationally acclaimed Austrian artist Brigitte Kowanz’s ouevre. It is both a key conceptual theme in her work and a valuable medium. Kowanz has been revolutionizing the role of light in art for almost half a century, centered around an intrinsic fascination with how people perceive and respond to their surroundings, and the ability light has to shape and shift reality.
Brigitte Kowanz’s earliest artistic… Read more
About the artwork
Drawing attention to the etymology of the word twilight, from the Middle High German “Twelicht”, meaning half light, Brigitte Kowanz focuses on that magical time before daybreak and sunset—when the world is in transition and anything is possible.