Über die Möglichkeiten von Material plays with the conception of visual worlds and raises the question of how the value of the depicted objects changes. Are they elevated to the status of art objects by being used in an artistic project or does the object’s worth as related to its aesthetic representation become negated through the act of recording?
Frankfurt, 2015-2016, Pigment Print, 40x50cm
Frankfurt, 2016, UV-Print, Alu-Dibond, Acrylglas, 100x160cm
What initially appears as an objective and documentary portrait of the American Prepper movement, upon closer examination of the details reveals itself as a critical and ironic commentary. Outside of their original context, the food rations of the close to nature Prepper movement manifest themselves as highly aesthetic (art-) objects, giving the viewer an impression of the isolated lifestyle self-inflicted by the Prepper community.
Frankfurt and Lonetal, 2015, Pigment Print, various sizes
Vulnerabilität in Los Angeles stages the fragile and urban weaknesses of the city creating a portrait that is clearly in contradiction to the typical photographs of this glamorous and world-famous Hollywood city.
Los Angeles, 2015, Pigment Print, 50x70 cm