The guide through the oeuvre of the sculptor, painter and performer Lubo Kristek in the context of genius loci.
English edition of the collection of texts by German art historians
Hartfrid Neunzert and Sonia Fischer, the Czech art historian and
anthropologist Barbora Půtová, and others. Rich picture material.
Archival photographs and documents from the 1940s up to the present –
Kristek’s roots, his German period, his creation in the public space or
in the sacral environment, his wanderings around the world as well as
his returns home, the Chateau Lubo in Podhradí nad Dyjí and the Kristek
House in Brno.
Documentation of Kristek’s legendary happenings, including photographs
and pre-speeches by Ludvík Kundera and Jaromír Tomeček. Lubo Kristek in
the historical testimony of, for example, the theorists Jaroslav
Dresler, Walter Etschmann, Karel Friedrich, Johanna Kerschner, Ina
Kresse or Vlastimil Mrva; the artist’s symbology or critical
assemblages. The hardbound book brings a piece of the genius loci from
Kristek’s immediate proximity.