REITER galleries

09-13-2013 – 10-11-2013 | R E I T E R Berlin prospect

Tobias Köbsch

Gletscher II

It is the inventing of images for the moments before the outbreak of the outrageous, the pause for a moment before realizing the truth. Tobias Köbsch is brilliantly translating the movements below the surface in oil on canvas, partly extended to staged installations. Nevertheless, he does not become a chronicler of the decline. If here and there his commentaries „Love“ and “Boycott“ heckle, a notion arises of what becomes visible when the glacier melts....