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Markus Amm

Born in 1969, Stuttgart, Germany

Lives and works in Genève, Switzerland


Markus Amm’s work explores the very essences of painting, pigment, abstraction and perception. Amm is interested in the process of making, placing particular importance on the time in which he is not actively painting, but observing his work. He spends long periods making each piece and so this time – the wait for completion, the perception of the piece forming – is elongated. Amm’s paintings, in which colours gradually bleed into one another, are reminiscent of photographic light leaks, in whic...Read more