Lak Sol Matti Braun
June 18—September 11, 2016
Kunstverein Heilbronn

Lak Sol Matti Braun

From the Rudolf Smend collection: Rare batiks from Java called Blangkons – folded traditional headdresses worn by men. Photo © Lothar Schnepf

Press Release

Matti Braun’s solo exhibition, Lak Sol, runs June 17 – September 11, 2016 at the Kunstverein Heilbronn. The Indonesian title Lak Sol cannot be translated but functions as homophone: evoking multiple associations and languages. The show includes a series of fifteen recent abstract works in seamless and deeply saturated color sequences, juxtaposed with a series of rare, historical Javanese batiks from the collection of Rudolf Smend. Smend is not only a collector but has written numerous books...
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