13th Fellbach Small Sculpture Triennial
The big day has come: the 13th Fellbach Small Sculpture Triennial titled ‘FOOD – Ecologies of the Everyday’ will open at 11:00 on Saturday, 11 June 2016, with the
traditional opening ceremony in the Marquee behind the Alte Kelter. The Mayor of
Fellbach, Christoph Palm, and Petra Olschowski, newly nominated State Secretary
at the Ministry for Science, Research and Art Baden-Württemberg, will hold
short opening speeches.
Susanne Gaensheimer, Curator of the 13th Triennial and Director of the MMK Museum
für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, will speak about the exhibition. The
Ludwig Gies Prize sponsored by the LETTER Foundation is traditionally awarded
at the opening. The 2016 prize goes to Björn Braun for three of his works Untitled
(Zebra Finch Nest) and Att Poomtangon for his work Nouvelle Cuisine Fast Food.
Both prize winners will be present. The Peter Lehel Trio will be playing music
around the theme of the exhibition. There will be a small standing reception where
guests will receive a glass of the Fellbach vintners’ Triennial wine, a Trollinger C
The exhibition will stay open until 19:00 on the opening day.
Admission to the opening is free of charge. Interest in the past has been great and
admission is only possible with a free ticket – a limited number of these tickets will
be available from 9:30 on Monday, 6 June 2016, at the i-Point Fellbach.
Opening times on 12 June and after:
Tuesday – Friday 14:00–19:00, Thursday
14:00–21:00, Saturday/Sunday 11:00–19:00. For information about guided tours,
admission prices, etc., please contact Stadt Fellbach Kulturamt: Tel. +49 (0)711
5851-364; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; www.triennale.de
Ludwig Gies-Prize of the LETTER Foundation
The LETTER Foundation, Cologne, will be distinguishing artists taking part in the exhibition with the Ludwig Gies-Prize for the eighth time. Björn Braun has been awarded the Ludwig Gies-Prize for Small Sculpture for three of his works Untitled (Zebra finch nest). Att Poomtangon has been awarded the Ludwig Prize for Small Sculpture for his work titled Nouvelle Cuisine Fast Food.