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Johannes Luik Emerging artist

Johannes Luik

Artist's country of origin: Estonia

Johannes Luik (1988) was born in Tartu. In 2019, he acquired a bachelor of Arts in the Department of Installation and Sculpture at the Estonian Academy of Arts. In 2021, he received a Master’s degree in Fine Arts from the LUCA School of Arts in Belgium. As a sculptor and installation artist, Luik is interested in the materiality of (objects) and the parameters that describe the properties of the physical world, such as material, texture, mass, volume and dimensionality. Being interested in the relation of (abstract) objects to three-dimensional architectural space and the functional relation of architectural details to these objects. Luik says: “This kind of intervention indicates the potential of the room to look different or be used differently. As an installation artist, this makes the space a material that can be activated to create different ways of experiencing and remembering. ” In 2018 and 2019, he was awarded the Young Sculptor Award, and in 2020, he was awarded the Adamson Eric Scholarship.


Sculpture

The creeper by Johannes Luik
The creeper  
150 x 60 cm
€2025
8 slats by Johannes Luik
8 slats  
17 x 10 cm
€80

Installation

Action for everyday: Fold 1 by Johannes Luik
Action for everyday: Fold 1  
21 x 15 cm
€540
Moving Through Time and Space by Johannes Luik
Moving Through Time and Space  
152 x 152 cm
€4615
Potential for Space and Volume by Johannes Luik
Potential for Space and Volume  
40 x 120 cm
€2430
Pallet by Johannes Luik
Pallet  
60 x 90 cm
€2700
Boulder by Johannes Luik
Boulder  
100 x 100 cm
Boulder by Johannes Luik
Boulder  
100 x 100 cm
Boulder by Johannes Luik
Boulder  
100 x 100 cm

Mixed media

2.15m3 by Johannes Luik
2.15m3  
1.5 x 1.9 cm
€3850

Related exhibitions (current and upcoming) View past exhibitions

Johannes Luik. Forget-Me-Not: A Space in Three Acts

16.05.2024 - 10.06.2024

Hobusepea gallery

Hobusepea tänav 2, 10133 Tallinn, Estonia

Opening hours: Mon 11:00 - 18:00 Wed-Sun 11:00 - 18:00