Step Across the Border | STEPHAN GROß


Step Across the Border is a collage work composed of two pictures, one of an animal experiment, one of an escape attempt, both with the theme of crossing borders. It deals with the idea of creatural freedom. The work won the Löwenhof-Förderpreis, Frankfurt / Main, in 2007, then under the title "Donbt look dow":

Stephan Gross studied visual arts and mathematics at the university of Bremen from 1999 till 2005 with early computer artist Frieder Nake among others. His works deal with the artistic transformation of print media, visual poetry and with installation. Gross had a fellowship of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes and won the Löwenhof-Förderpreis, Frankfurt / Main, in 2006 and 2007. He regularly takes part in international festivals and exhibitions. GroC lives and works in Berlin.