DANIEL SPOERRI

DANIEL SPOERRI - Biography

DAniel Spoerri, born on March 27, 1930, owes his fame as an artist above all to the so-called "Trap Pictures" ("Fallenbildern", created starting from the 1960s). His career began as a dancer in Bern in the 1950s. He later made a name for himself as a restaurateur (1970s) and as the founder of Eat Art (see the Eat Art Gallery in Düsseldorf and its numerous stalls).

In the 90s he created a large sculpture park, which since 1997 has become a foundation.

In 2009 the "Kunststaulager Spoerri" was opened in Hadersdorf am Kamp (Austria). For more information: www.spoerri.at

The list of his exhibitions in recent years testifies to the uninterrupted evolution of the artist and the great interest that the work of Daniel Spoerri continues to arouse.