Intuitiv process painting | 2019. New painting-as-objects, some I made with natural indigo pigment and a new handmade structure paste with chalk of the Island of Rügen. Intuitiv, minimal, monochrome, silent.
Works-on-paper | 2019. Restrained, reserved, quiet, tranquil, un-disturbed – through the execution of some layers in sepia, black or gray. They do not aim to capture reality, but instead attempt to evoke emotion and contemplation of the onlooker.
Paintings-as-object | 2018. I see ‘reality’ as an organic and dynamic structure that’s constantly changing due to time passing. Trying to visualize these traces of process, isolating and capturing them, that’s truly fascinating!
Sculptures | new series 2019. It's exciting to see people touch and move the objects. I like it when my objects incite the beholder to move them, change the blink angle, or change the communication within the group as he or she currently feels. Maybe it's also about limits. Borders between communities, regions or countries, boundaries in the minds and boundaries that you set yourself. An interaction between art and viewer that I find valuable. Thinking about beyond borders.
Sculptures | 2018. A series of thin, slim and graceful sculptures designed in the middle of 2018, based on ink drawings from 2017. My mentality—that art should be for everyone—motivate me to create small sculptures, perfectly sized for table tops, shelves or puristic white cubes like shown left.
Drawings | 2019. Composition in the smallest format. A series of small square drawings made with gouache and oil pastels on natural cardboard. These small drawings are compositional sketches for large-scale implementation – a big challenge for the coming months.
Click on image to start the video Working with natural materials has always excited me. Nature, especially if it leaves its traces in the materials, is a great inspiration for me. Stones, old wood, in dignified aged facades of walls or houses, rock formations, landscapes. This influences me when working on my sculptures and […]