Jürgen Krass

"The passion for metal was already evident during my training in a metalworking profession with subsequent studies. Since 2009, I have been working in my studio in "Haus Kunst 13" in Sainbach. I am particularly fascinated by simple geometric shapes such as rectangles and triangles."

“Die Leidenschaft für den Werkstoff Metall zeigte sich schon bei der Ausbildung in einem metallbearbeitenden Beruf mit anschließendem Studium. Seit 2009 arbeite ich in meinem Atelier im „Haus Kunst 13“ in Sainbach. Ganz besonders faszinieren mich einfache geometrische Formen wie Rechtecke, Dreieck.”

Open at the top - Red, welded and painted structural steel wire, approx. 27 x 23 x 8 cm

German Freelance artist and metal sculptor, Jürgen Krass was born in 1956 in Hamm, Westfalia and is a trained Metalsmith with a Diploma from FH Dortmund. Krass is a member of the BBK Schwaben-Nord Augsburg e.V.; Kunstverein Aichach e.V.; Kunstverein Bad Wörishofen e.V.; and Lechkiesel Art Circle.


Select Awards

Critics' Prize Biennale Geneva 2019

Art Promotion Prize (2nd place) Municipality of Kissing 2017


Select Juried Exhibitions

2018, 2020 Swabian Sculpture / Charterhouse Buxheim

2020 Art Summer Bad Wörishofen

2019 Art Prize Exhibition Aichach

2014, 2019 Great North Swabian Art Exhibition / Donauwörth

2017, 2019 Geneva Biennial

2018 Bergenale / Mountain

2010 - 2012, Great Swabian Art Exhibition / Augsburg

2011 - 2018 Art Prize Exhibition / Kissing

2011, 2015 annual exhibition / Bad Wörishofen

2014 kunstRadius 150, Wertingen; Weissenburg Art Prize Exhibition

2013, 2014, 2018 Friedberg Art Exhibition

Cube development II - Sheet steel welded and rusted, approx. 35 x 38 x 32 cm
Split - Sheet steel welded and rusted, approx. 47 x 12 x 23 cm
Open relationship - Sheet steel welded and rusted, approx. 50 x 50 x 50 cm
Untitled - Sheet steel welded and rusted, brushed stainless steel sheet, approx. 51 x 15 x 16 cm

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