Alfred Gockel artnews Alfred Gockel has prepared a huge sculpture of 4.5 m height (!), for ‘ Ruhr, European cultural capital 2010 manifestation’. It’s a sculpture of 2 coalminers who lean against each other. Alfred Gockel what a miner in his childhood. This is the reason why he uses self-prepared tar in his paintings. The sculpture will officially be unveiled in the last week of May 2010 you’ll find the programming at the following website: news026.htm for August 2010 Alfred Gockel is contracted to do a solo-arttour with next performances during 3 week in all main US cities. This stunning art event starts at Rodeo Drive, Los Angeles and ends in New York.