"Iolsta Hatt in a Checker Cab on Greenwich and Canal in 1978" Dieter Runge

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Iolsta Hatt - Dieter Runge - Dieter Runge.jpg

"Iolsta Hatt in a Checker Cab on Greenwich and Canal in 1978" Dieter Runge

250.00

Woodcut
11" x 16"
2018


Artist statement:
My printmaking comes from direct experiences, sailing on the Hokulea, growing, harvesting and cooking with Turmeric, meditating on the possibility of love and the pure abandon of playing in a rock'n roll band, reflecting on a life that has been lived outside the corporate mainstream but inside the pulse of freedom of thought and artistic expression. Some people seek knowledge or power; writing my memoir and reflecting on my life I recognize, that primarily, I seek experience. My art reflects my experiences and ads to them the process of art making itself, aimed at uncovering my deepest truth and to uplift my fellow beings.

About the artist:
Dieter Runge lives on Oahu, where he makes art and music, teaches Taiji, Yoga and Ayurvedic cooking.

MFA in painting, (University of Hawaii, 2008), BA PSY, BA ART, (UH 2003).

Dieter grew up in Germany, lived in New York City (78-88), the US Virgin Islands, and Hawaii since 1990. In New York, Dieter wrote, recorded and produced vinyl records and videos.

Dieter taught elementary school art and printmaking workshops in Honolulu, Colorado and New York City.

In 2014/15 he was president of the Honolulu Printmakers and is currently on the board of Directors.

Dieter has studied Qi Gong and Taiji since 1982 and is a certified Yoga teacher.

At present Dieter focuses on painting, printmaking and a yogic and ayurvedic lifestyle. He is writing a book on his time in New York and still records new music. Occasionally he goes kitesurfing. dieterrunge.com

All work must be picked up at the UH Manoa Art Gallery on Sunday, February 17, from 10 am to 1 pm. If you require shipping please inquire at duncan@honoluluprintmakers.org for a shipping quote.

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