LE CUL MÉCANIQUE
Selected artworks from the exhibition 04 October — 28 October
Esa Jäske Gallery, Sydney
An exhibition of 15 ink and collage drawings.
Limited edition publication: Kurt Schranzer, Le cul mécanique,
exhibition catalogue and essay, 2006, Queensland. 7 colour images,
14 pp. Catalogue essay ‘Le cul
mécanique’ by Moses Langtree. >>
Kurt Schranzer’s bravura drawings show that violent deformation
of bodies, objects and spaces can have an erotic charge. Sigmund
Freud’s return of the repressed becomes a heroic project.
Craig Judd, ‘Bent Western, Sydney’, Art Monthly
Australia, Issue 211 July 2008, ACT, p.37
2006, ink and collage on paper, 76 x 56 cm
Signed and inscribed reverse with title, date, catalogue no. MMXIX
Provenance: Private Collection
Exhibited: 2006 Le cul mécanique, Esa Jäske
Gallery, Sydney. 2006 Shelf Life, MOP Gallery + Project
Room, Sydney. 2008 Bent Western, Blacktown Arts Centre,
© Kurt Schranzer 2007
Due to the low resolution of computer screens, the lines of these drawings
will present as slightly pixelated. A 'jagged' quality will be particularly
evident on some diagonals and curves; fine black ink lines will appear
faint and tend towards grey on screen.