NEWS upcoming exhibition
With Edgar Lissel and Claus Stolz, the exhibition project is dedicated to two radical representatives of photography.
Natura facit saltus
2011 – 2017
As the result of ongoing processes, these objects are a fixation of a moment that contains everything that..
…A GREEN TINCTURE…
Leafs were plucked, chopped, pestled in a mortar with ethanol solution - ephemeral becomes the central topic..
RESET THE APPARATUS!
A Survey of the Photographic and
the Filmic in Contemporary Art
2016 - 2019
Artists and scholars investigate artistic practices motivated by the idea of the photographic and the filmic..
2015 - 2016
The monastery library of the Benedictine Abbey in Admont (AT) was infested with various types of insects...
In the Process of Touching – Interrelated Reactions
2012 – a not-yet-realized project
An installation for an experiment on behavior investigates the relationship between...
2010 - 2011
The first inspiration for this work is owed to the rich wealth of imagery of the Mithras Cult of antiquity...
2006 - 2008
Films in this series originate from cooperations with scientists in the fields of archeology, microbiology...
2006 - 2008
In a darkened room - thin strips, alternating between mirror surfaces and luminescent afterglow pigments...
2007 - 2010
My body’s own bacteria dried on linen sheets. The presentation generates cultural-historical references...
Bacterium – Natura Viva
Canvases coated with light-sensitive bacteria cultures and exposed directly in a camera obscura - views into nature..
Bacteria are destroying frescoes in the Domus Aurea, the same bacteria are employed to create a new image world...
2005 - 2008
Human skin is a habitat for various kinds of bacteria cultures. An imprint of my body in an agar nutrient...
2003 - 2007
A walk-in container, light enters through a lens onto fluorescent color pigments - interrupted by a shutter...
Bacterium – Vanitas
2000 - 2001
Cyano bacteria migrate to light, the decay of the original is juxtaposed with the emergence of the image...
Bacterium – Self-Testimonials
1999 - 2001
Cyano bacteria moving towards light, microscopic images of the bacteria, a “super sign” of themselves...
Bacterium – WATER LIGHT(S) HISTORY
1999 - 2000
Cyanobacteria, due to photo-tactical properties tend toward the light. A negative of a submarine bunker...
Rooms of Glass
1999 - 2002
Vitrines in museums with their exhibits are covered with black cloth, turning them into a camera obscura...
Light Images in Water
Light not only falls directly onto paper – the rays also refract in the water and reflect on water’s surface...
Rooms – Photographic Deconstructions
1995 – 1997
The room is completely dark; light only falls through a tiny hole onto the large sheet of photo paper...
Houses of God
A truck converted into a pinhole camera, churches across Germany, transparent film, referencing diaphaneity...
Illusion of Power
1994 – 1995
A journey to Hitler’s monumental architecture, truck as camera obscura, Speer’s Cathedral of Light...
Città del Duce II
Pinhole camera, my car as a darkroom, developing and fixing the exposures on site, enter the crypt of Mussolini ...