Date Archives September 2017

anomalies

The island groups of Lofoten and Vesteralen in Norway are the northernmost islands with a average temperature above zero. Their location near the lofot shelf, touched by the north atlantic stream and spoiled by polar…

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Stadtarchiv

And also I had a meeting with Dr. Andrea Zupancic in the Stadtarchiv Dortmund, which was also important for my research. Thank you for the prospect of the old images. What was interesting for me…

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Willi Garth

Last week I had a meeting with Willi Garth, the chairman of the Hörder Heimatverein: three hours of history of Dortmund and Hörde. There is no chance to find this kind of informations in a…

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Vanille und Verve

Dieses Polaroid Foto habe ich vor 5 Jahren in Traversères aufgenommen. Die beiden Mérenspferde sind Einheimische aus der Gegend. Sie trinken aus dem alten Brunnen, aus dem wir kurz vorher einen toten Fisch geholt haben….

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zwei

The theory on the smooth and the striated is based on Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattaris thoughts on sedentary and nomadic lifestyles and behaviors within our culture. One aspect of their theory compares the relationship…

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Neutrales Gebiet

Nur 170 km von Dortmund entfernt hat 100 Jahre lang bis ins Jahr 1919 ein Mikrostaat existiert von dem heutzutage kaum noch jemand etwas weiß: Neutral-Moresnet. Diesem kleinen geschichtlichen Phänomen gilt mein künstlerisches Forschungsinteresse.

The end of coal mining

As a geographer and artist, I have been examining coal mining and the steel and iron industry. I am interested in the history and the interplay between these branches of industry as well as their…

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the field research begins

Next week an important step in the Phoenix See Project starts: the field research. 200 envelopes are prepared for the people living around the Phoenix See. They are invited to make two drawings. One of…

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