Sculpture Line Olomouc

The next SCULPTURE LINE festival will again introduce you to sculptures and art objects of leading home and international artists in the "open air" gallery. Czech and Moravian streets, squares and other public spaces will decorate dozens of fine art works of famous and young artists from both, czech and from abroad.

The purpose of the exhibition is to enhance and enrich the public space, to offer a new look to cities and to the works of art, both for the inhabitants and for the visitors.

We invite you to the streets. Join the Line, enjoy the Line!

Throne

Throne

Antonín Kašpar (*1954)

Kostel sv. Mořice Kostel sv. Mořice
This sculpture is the author's reminder of the thousand-year tradition of Christian culture in Europe and in our country. The author uses his statue to remind us of what is so much needed today - the basic rules of interpersonal relations and decent behaviour of man towards man. All this is contained in the Ten Commandments. The throne depicts the place that each of us has within us. A kind of imaginary pedestal on which we can place our ideas, desires, wishes, secret thoughts or even something we would like to say out loud or shout to the world, but we do not know how. Why a cross? The artist often uses this sign in his sculpture. As he says himself, in his conception it is not only a religious symbol, but he also understands it as a kind of basic point, which was created by intersecting two lines, as a representation of the expressions Ying and Yang, I - You, She - He, She - It, etc. This sculpture was created in 2016, and two years later the artist placed three relief inscriptions on it, three questioning sentences. This further pushed the possibilities of context and interpretation of the symbolism of this work. The sculptor leaves the understanding of these contexts to the perception and individuality of each of us.
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Angels of the Seas

Angels of the Seas

Michal Trpák (*1982)

Opletalova steet Opletalova 1, Olomouc
Manta rays – noble majestic underwater creatures whose movement paradoxically resembles the flight of birds. Elegant dancers moving in the depths of indomitable oceans. Graceful curves intersecting one of the truly last wildernesses of the world. The world with which we are so interconnected and yet it is so remote from us and so unknown. And perhaps because of all these contrasts, fascinated by the robustness and fragility at the same time, I decided to expose this creature in a completely different environment, different perspective, in a completely different context. When walking beneath the angel wings, you can dream, unleash your imagination and get carried away to the ocean bottom or somewhere further away...
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Lightening Doors

Lightening Doors

Johannes Pfeiffer

Bezručovy sady Bezručovy sady
The work consists of 5 wooden doors made from very old chestnut wood recovered from old decayed houses in the Italian mountains. I first charred the doors with fire, cleaned them with brushing and treated them with fluorescent paint.My intention is that these glowing doors should be seen as beacons of hope. This door, initially charred black, has undergone a transformation, and is now meant to represent the light at the end of the tunnel. People are to identify with the belief that the problems that affect us all will eventually be overcome. It will not be easy. The door is set at a certain height, but it is possible if we try. The collage on the wall in Carlsbad above the Thermal Hotel is the perfect place for this metamorphosis. The higher collage on the wall is very distinctive. There is a goal, a target to be reached, a door to be passed through, a situation to be gotten through. And the "shining door" gives us hope, direction. The sculpture Lightening Doors is installed with the financial support of the Czech-German Future Fund
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Would you like to cooperate?

Are you interested in some sculptures, would you like to involve your municipality / city in the festival, do you like our idea and want to become a partner of the festival or support us in any way, write to us.