Karl Stengel

Karl Stengel : Omaggio a Tristano. Frammenti

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English summary: "Life does not follow alphabetical order as you believe. It appears a little here and a little there, as it thinks best," says Tabucchi in the book which is the starting-point for Karl Stengel's images. The intensity of Tristano muore, the literary gem which inspires the work illustrated in these pages, seems not to have caesuras, or breaks, or be out of tune with the work of the Hungarian artist, who translates its dreaminess into indelible strokes. The words of the former are entwined in the colours and forms of the latter with a rhythm which makes one think of a sudden encounter. Italian and English text. Italian description: La vita non e in ordine alfabetico come credete voi. Apparea un po' qua e un po' la, come meglio crede, dice Tabucchi nel libro che da il via alle immagini di Karl Stengel. L'intensita del Tristano muore, gioiello letterario cui si ispira il lavoro illustrato in queste pagine, pare non avere cesure, rotture, stonature con l'opera dell'artista di origini ungheresi, che ne traduce la visionarieta in passaggi indelebili. Le parole dell'uno si inanellano con i colori e le forme dell'altro ad un ritmo che fa pensare ad un incontro improvvisoshow more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 294.64 x 297.18 x 20.32mm | 839.14g
  • United States
  • English, Italian
  • 8859606535
  • 9788859606536