David Czupryn Germany, b. 1983
David Czupryn lives and works in Düsseldorf. Czupryn graduated from the Düsseldorf Kunstakademie in 2015 (2007 - 2015) where he obtained a BFA under Georg Herold (2011), a Meisterbrief under Lucy McKenzie (2011-2013), and an MFA under Tomma Abts (2015). David Czupryn's work is informed by an exploration of the uncanny and the clash between natural and man-made materials. In his practice, painting, through trompe l'oeil techniques, becomes a way to push the boundaries of representation and human perception.
Figure of Speech10 Nov 2016 - 11 Feb 2017Figure of Speech is a three-person show featuring the work of David Czupryn, Georg Herold and Katja Seib. A 'figure of speech' is a rhetorical device that enriches text with complex layers of significance: it can be a specific arrangement or omission of words, a particular kind of repetition, or...