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  Christian Piper 

 

 

 

1976 - 2015

                                                                                                           

                        

reduktionismus- bauhaus education

 

Map of manhattan to my acknowledgement the downtown part from 23 street - the most creative in many aspects 

 the upper part the crystallization of that, with its galleries, museums, theaters to be marked with an ornament.

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

House               

Stereo

 

               Facade

Graffiti

Manhattan

Ink -  Stone - Paper 2000

 
 

 The beauty of flowers is their reserve   Henry David Thoreau

 
 

                               The  Wedding

 

Anyone who teaches me, deserves my respect   Sonia Rumzi

 
 

gilded to enhance

 

centered to concentrate

 

Edition of 1

 

Avon Book

one copy left


 

New York

 
 
 

Munich


 

View from my Window

Water's quiet pool    silent movement of deer    anticipation     darting motion of the eyes    a twig snaps    thirstydeer flees    quiet water still       Poem by Frederic Parker

 

Remnant from a painting gone

 

 

 

Picture Book

 

Picture Book

 

Arabesque View

 
 
 

                                                                                                                                        for Pina

 

               Negresco   Area Afterhour Club 1997

 
 

Made in China

 
 

Sunset

 
 

 Fragment  80 x100 cm Vinyl/Linen  2015

 

Red On Cement 2012

 
 

Two Dancers Ink on Paper

 

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                                          2

 
 

Edition of 5  Din A 4

 

Truck TireTube stretched on Board 18 x 18 cm  1999

 
 

Pencil  modified

 
 

Canal Strreet Pier, Westside ManhattanPencildraft on board for above Wall, this concept from the draft was done for red bricks, the one above is done with compressed tar tiles.About 4 month in the doing it had to be dismantled, the Soastguard mentioned the sight for ships coming in from the Atlantic Oceanwere hindered in the free sight, the Pier expands quiet far into the Hudson River because in the unfinished version it came to about seven meters high, the finished version as planned would have been nine meters with an finish in a Chrome sculptured top.After the taking down of it the stones were used for the sphinx shown below.

 
 
 
 

Still in Work

 

A joy thats shared is a joy made double - John Ray

 
 
 

Slant  Vynil / Linen 80 x 100 cm  2015

 
 
 

                                                                            Vinyl on  Linen  80 x 100 cm 2015 

 

               80 x 100 cm  Vinyl/Linen  2015

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

                       Flowerwash

 
 
 

Tatoo You Stones LP Backsleeve 1987  Keith Richards

 

Beau from 46th Street from my Windowtele 1976

 

                   Orly Airport Paris

 

                                                                                                                          SW Topography of Japan  Vinyl/Bronze 2015 

                                                                                                                        Dedicated to my teacher Dr. Schneider

             Summer 2015  Vinyl / Linen 80 x 100 cm

 

Malibu Beach

 

Aju  Khandros  Palace, an  Ati  Yogini  practioner  who  lived  nearly 50 years in  total  darkness  and  perceived  her hut  as a celestial  mansion   (1848-1953)

 
 

One, two, three, (Ichi, ni, san,) Tesshu 1836-1888 Japan.

These were written in response to a farmers request to have something anyone could read.

The simplest possible characters written in the most profound style.

This calligraphic method may be described as no "method".

Before that stage can be attained, he insisted, one must have a sound foundation with the brush

.                                                                              New students were assigned the single one stroke character - ichi - for three years.(from

from Sacred Calligraphy, John Stevens, Shambala Publication


 
 

                                                                            Blue White Royalties  Chinese market 26th sreet

 

chinese  布袋  pinyin Bùdài

34

 
 

112   Malibu Beach California  ink on photoprint 1988

not on purpuse

 

                                                                                                                       Illustration to Francis of Assisi 2001

 
 

 

 

 

                             

 

 

 Ceiling mural by Giotto was the take on,starting with the circular composition to split-mirror the image and continuing to the center and freeing from the iconographic dominance to  cm  A/C 2009

 

                

 

Oil / Canvas,  140 x 200  cm  1993

 
 

Bodhgaya 80 x 100 cm  Aqryl Linen 2009

   
 

80 x 100 cm 2015 A/L


 

Varanasie Serie 5,   80 x 100 cm  A/C  2014


 

Woodcarving 140 x 34 x 4 cm  2014 

 

Ink on Paper  2007


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