ABOUT

BORN 1970 IN DRESDEN GERMANY, SIMONE MEENTZEN IS A 1998 GRADUATE OF CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN LONDON UK. WHILE WORKING AS A TEXTILE DESIGNER AFTER GRADUATING, SHE CONTINUED HER OWN ART PRACTICE SINCE THE EARLY 90s AND ALSO WORKED AS AN ARTIST ASSISTANT. SHE IS CREATING ARTWORKS IN VARIOUS  MEDIUMS, SUCH AS TEXTILES, COLLAGE, NEEDLEPOINT, PAINTING, DRAWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, SITE SPECIFIC INSTALLATION, SMALL SCULPTURE AND POETRY. SHE FOUNDED  FIBER&HEART®STUDIO IN GERMANY IN 2015, OFFERING HANDMADE TEXTILES AND TEXTILE DESIGN SERVICES. FROM 2018 SHE IS USING THE ARTIST NAME SIMI NINATI FOR HER FINE ART PRACTICE.

 CONTACT THE ARTIST here

artist portrait: Jana Denzler Photography

 

INPIRED BY THE SLOW ART MOVEMENT,

I PRESENT ONE DIFFERENT ARTWORK FORM MY ARCHIVE EVERY MONTH ON THIS PAGE.

 

 

 IN THIS EARLY WORK, I VISUALIZE THE DIFFERENT ELEMENTS WATER, FIRE, AIR , EARTH

COMING TOGETHER IN A MAGIC MOMENT OF CREATION. AS MANY OF MY WORKS, THE PIECE IS PAINTED FROM VIEWING ALL 4  ANGLES / SIDES WITH A FOCUS ON CENTRAL ACTIVITY/BALANCE.

 

TITLE

BLAST

GOUACHE ON PAPER

1992

SIZE 48 X 66 CM

PRIVATE COLLECTION

© SIMONE MEENTZEN/ SIMI NINATI