1980’s Abstract Image #12 Oil Painting sgnd Karsten Wittke PS1 NYC & Berlin


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Karsten Wittke (German, b. 1958) “Abstraktes Bild #12”, 1989, oil painting on stretched canvas. Signed, titled and dated verso. An NYC gallery write up from the around the time these were produced describes them as “paintings that delineate arbitrary fields of systems”. Unframed, measures 70.25in width x 48.5in height. Condition: Series of four small clean slits bottom right quadrant each about 1 inch long.

1980–1986 - Study of the liberal arts at the Berlin College, class painting under Prof. Marwan
1986 - Graduation as a master of Prof. Marwan
1989–1990 - PS1 New York City Fellowship, New York Senate for Cultural Affairs, Berlin.

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