The works of artists of erlanger lebenshilfe are often characterized by originality and special colorfulness. Her paintings were frequently shown in exhibitions. For the first time, the lebenshilfe artists are invited to show canvases in acrylic at eckental city hall. A premiere is also that they exhibit together with gerald leibl, whose creative work was particularly influenced by the artist oskar koller, it says in a press release of the lebenshilfe. Leibl, former rector of a forder center, has been leading the painting courses of the open work for the handicapped of the lebenshilfe erlangen since 2001.
Possibilities of development
"In my opinion, expressing oneself through painting has a high value for people with mental disabilities. It offers them opportunities for development", he emphasizes. All paintings are for sale – leibl donates the proceeds from the sale of his works completely to the open work with the handicapped. The exhibition "farb:erheiterung" (color:amusement) is from 8. January to 28. Marz on display in the town hall of eckental, rathausplatz 1 in eschenau. Opening hours: monday 8 to 12, tuesday 8 to 12 and 14 to 18, wednesday to friday 8 to 12. On 14. March there will be a finissage from 5 to 6 p.M