The Schaubühne in Berlin is one of the leading German-language theaters. Six internationally acclaimed photographers of our time occupied themselves artistically with the Schaubühne’s ensemble of actors.

Daniel Heil


In its evolution from realism to gestural abstraction, the work of Daniel Heil (*1988) demonstrates a continuous and deep commitment to the world of nature. The flowing, amorphous forms that have become his trademark seem to pulse with life, like giant amoeba. They vividly document the interaction between the painter and the canvas: a rhythmic, gestural process briefly arrested. Recent works in graphite have intensified this corporeal – even choreographic – dimension. Yet Heil’s paintings, like his small-format drawings, also radiate a meditative stillness. It is precisely this interplay of vivacity and repose that fascinates the artist.

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"Daniel Heil"

March 2018

ISBN 978-3-7356-0413-2

16,80 x 23 cm

94 Pages

29 colored and 35 b/w illustrations

Broschur, paper back

Languages: German, English

David Galloway
Text by
David Galloway,Thomas W. Kuhn
Design by
Marian Fitz / Düsseldorf
Daniel Heil / Selbstgespräche, 09.03.2018 - 07.04.2018, Gallery Voss, Düsseldorf