Walking Boy, 2006

marker on paper, 285 x 210 cm
collection CMC agnès b.
shown in:
“New Sundays”, Galerie du Jour agnès b., Paris(2008)
“Robert Estermann. Manor Kunstpreis Luzern 2007”, Museum of Art Lucerne (solo show)
“Heimatflimmern”, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam (2006)

Excerpt from Robert Estermann, Blue Rider by Elisabeth Lebovici
in: Robert Estermann. Pleasure, Habeas Corpus, Motoricity. The Great Western Possible Ed. Susanne Neubauer, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Museum of Art Lucerne, edition fink, Zurich, 2007
Robert Estermann combats this expulsion by throwing it back at the viewer like a mirror or a slap: the silhouette of a child drawn in marker-pen turns away and leaves (Walking Boy), giving tangible form to the tension between hermeticism and desire.
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