the artist

gerhard trieb develops his artistic work far away from the influences of the art market. he is a painter, graphic artist and sculptor.

his extensive oeuvre comprises oil paintings, drawings, large format woodcuts and sculptures made of wrought iron and stone. gerhard trieb renowned stone sculptures are impressive marble steles and cubes whose surface is covered with a fine grid using a subtle chisel technique. in his search for what lays hidden in the stone, he reveals its crystalline structure.

the artist lives in salzburg since 1980, he lived in berlin from 1995 until 2005.