Gert and Uwe Tobias (born 1973 in Brasov, Romania) are an artist duo based in Cologne, Germany. The twin brothers create drawings and woodcuts primarily, but also work with prints, paintings, collages, and ceramic sculpture. Frequently these diverse media are integrated to form dynamic and striking installations, featuring Carnivalesque scenes. The Tobias Brothers draw on a diverse range of sources and imagery in the creation of their… Read more
About the artwork
Often drawing from a folkloric aesthetic, the art works from Romanian born twins Gert & Uwe Tobias, are renowned for being deeply ambiguous – inviting the viewer to bring their own associations. With its skull-headed creature and a pet from another planet, you must make of it what you will, whilst relishing its peculiar and unsettling thrill.