With a typical crackle pottery glaze on ceramics a human figure is (hardly) visualised as a sensitive body. Veined.
According to a self-developed casting method, "Reclining" is the first sculpture in a larger format cast in aluminum, approximately 195 cm long, 90 cm wide.
Each work of Pielage has a minimal frame, a skeleton that is reduced to the bone. Exemplary are the cubes he made, in which the twelve ribs form a rickety structure that could collapse any moment and therefore does constantly, but yet also capable to keep afloat like a house of cards.
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