Bronze sculpture details
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth—for your love is more delightful than wine. Pleasing is the fragrance of your perfumes; your name is like perfume poured out. No wonder the young women love you! Take me away with you—let us hurry! How beautiful you are, my darling! Oh, how beautiful! Your eyes are doves. How handsome you are, my beloved! Oh, how charming! And our bed is verdant... Song of Songs
Edition in bronze, cast using the lost wax technique, chased and patinated by hand.
Double talents are not rare in art. Painter or sculptor are fixed terms in the art scene of the 20th century. The connection between literature and sculpture often draw peoples thoughts to names like Ernst Barlach and Günter Grass. Martin Pottgiesser however, and that is unusual, had already undergone training as an opera and concert singer at the Detmold School of Music before studying sculpture from 1996 to 2001 at the Art Academy in Stuttgart under the tutelage of Karl-Henning Seemann and M. Ullmann. After which he concentrated just on sculpture.