Artur Lescher

, ,
Open: Tue-Sat 11am-7pm

64 rue de Turenne, 75003, Paris, France
Open: Tue-Sat 11am-7pm


Artur Lescher


Artur Lescher
to Sat 23 Feb 2019
Tue-Sat 11am-7pm | visit

Almine Rech presents the first solo exhibition by Artur Lescher at its Paris location, which includes sculptures from 2013 to 2018.

Almine Rech Paris Artur Lescher 1

Almine Rech Paris Artur Lescher 2

Almine Rech Paris Artur Lescher 3

Almine Rech Paris Artur Lescher 4

Almine Rech Paris Artur Lescher 5

Almine Rech Paris Artur Lescher 6

For more than thirty years, Artur Lescher has presented solid work as a sculptor, researching on the articulation of materials, thoughts and forms. With this sense the artist has in the particular, Lescher makes uninterrupted and precise dialogues with both architectonic space and design, and on his choice of materials, such as fundamental elements of metal, stone, wood, felt, salts, brass and copper, to highlight the power of this discourse.

Although Lescher’s work is strongly associated with industrial process, through which he achieves extreme refinement and rigor, the purpose of his production goes beyond form. This contradiction leaves room for myth and imagination, which areessential elements for the construction of his minimal landscape.

Artur Lescher was born in São Paulo/SP, Brazil, 1962, where he lives and works. He participated in the 19th and 25th editions of the Bienal Internacional de Arte de São Paulo, São Paulo/SP, Brazil (1987 e 2002), and in the 5th Bienal do Mercosul, Porto Alegre/RS, Brazil (2005). He took part in several group exhibitions in Latin America, Europe and in the United States, as well as in institutional solo shows at Instituto Tomie Ohtake (ITO), São Paulo/SP, Brazil (2006), and, more recently, at the Palais d’Iéna, Paris, France (2017).

© Artur Lescher - Photo: Rebecca Fanuele. Courtesy of the Artist and Almine Rech

exhibition artworks

more to explore:


By using you agree to our use of cookies to enhance your experience. Close