Hermann Alexander Beyeler

The art collector, gallery owner, patron of the arts and author was born close to Lucerne in 1952. He has pursued the bozzetto for many years and now recounts his search in a novel created together with writer Gerd J. Schneeweis. Beyeler lives both in Lucerne as well as on


Gerd J. Schneeweis

Born in Bad Orb in 1947, Schneeweis carved out a long career as a lawyer after completing his law exams. He now works as a freelance writer in Upper Austria. The bozzetto became his life’s work after he saw Michelangelo’s draft model over 25 years ago. It has captivated him