Lore Bert

1936 born on July 2nd in Giessen/Germany, grown up in Darmstadt. 1953-57 studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin and the Darmstadt School of Arts.

Since 1982 collages, relieves, transparencies and sculptures with Far Eastern papers on paper, canvas and later also on wood. Since 1984 installations, paper rooms and environments with different materials. Since 1994 environments with neon letters, neon tubes, oriental neon numbers and neon spheres. More than 125 installations in Europe, Asia, Africa, Arabic countries, the USA and Mexico have been realised in public space until 2016.

Constructive, geometrical and architectural shapes as well as numbers are her form elements. Poetic and philosophic writings, logical constellations, qualities, universal relations and the absolute in its poetic beauty create the mental and spiritual base of her work. More than 300 solo and group shows in more than 28 different countries world wide, document the ›Dialogue of Cultures‹ in her work and are published in more than 40 monographs. Her Works are in numerous public and private collections. In 2017, she was awarded the medal of the City of Lublin to honor her accomplishments for the city’s cultural life.

Lore Bert lives and works in Mainz and Venice.