Artworks by Werner Hammerstingl some of my artworks since the 70's

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Heart
Heart
Memories of a migrant
Memories of a migrant

Material: Wood, Beer-glass, Hair (human) Lead and Lard

The difference between Art and Craft
The difference between Art and Craft

Art school is all about timing. The year I finished I remember that the debate of Art vs. Craft was still heated and divisive. I think mainly because Craftspeople thought they were getting a crummy deal. Artists were swooning around being important and “informed” whereas the “Crafties” were dismissed as “decorative or functional”. I remember [...]

Poverty
Poverty

A latent memory from childhood days is that one of the symbols of individual affluence was the ability to order “Escargots à la bourguignonne”.

Readymades assisted …
Readymades assisted ...

Shaving the “Star of David” into the fur coat and exhibiting it with the title “Survival” created many layers of meaning and interpretation.

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