21. August 2017
The sculptor Ulrich Gsell was born in Stuttgart, Germany in 1967. For the first time a stone sculptor will be at work in the Kirchenstadel. Ulrich Gsell studied sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart and at the Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas in Mexico. Today he works as a lecturer for sculpture. He will be resident in Bellwald in July and August 2018, he will find the necessary material in the area and work with the rock on site. He utilizes the character of the rock, its presence and reacts always to achieve a balance between nature and culture, landscape and architecture, surface and structure.