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Claudius Schulze: State of Nature
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Robert Morat Gallery

 Export to Your Calendar 9/8/2017 to 11/11/2017
When: Friday, September 8, 2017
Where: Robert Morat Gallery
United States

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Robert Morat Gallery is pleased to present new work by young German photographer Claudius Schulze in fall 2017.


State of Nature assembles landscape photographs from all over Europe. Picturesque studies of nature, almost romantically elevated. But on a second glance, the peaceful tranquility of these landscapes proves to be deceptive. Dutch beaches, wrested from the sea, have to be defended against the ocean and rising sea levels by massive concrete breakwaters and Swiss mountainous landscapes are being penetrated by avalanche protection walls and dams to protect them from landslides and melting glaciers. These man-made landscapes hold a desire for security - security from man-made climate catastrophies and from the uncontrollable, destructive forces of a sublime, powerful nature. The intervention of man transforms nature into picturesque sceneries, as European culture has painted them since romanticism.

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