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The photographs of the series Kopiec Bonawentura takes its origin from a quote by french author Alfred Jarry from its play Ubu Roi (1896): «Set in Poland, that is to say nowhere.» The photographer Lucas Olivet builds a multiple and transnational answer.
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Elrid Metzkes

Biography
1932 born in Pirna
1949 apprenticeship as cutter
1949−1953 studies at the Hochschule für Werkkunst, since 1950 Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden
1966 member of Verband Bildender Künstler der DDR, since then work as freelance artist
1987 Art Price of GDR
since 1990 member of Kunst und Form e. V.

Website
Galerie Leo Coppi

Publications of the artist

Program series