WATERCOLOURS

 NOSTALGIE, 2007, (selected watercolours)

Nostalgie is a series of 16 watercolours based on images from 1960s and 70s lifestyle magazines from the DDR (GDR). The series explores consumer iconography from the former German Democratic Republicquestioning the role of socio-political structures in forming personal and communal aspirations, while investigating the innate alienation inherent in societies dominated by excessive structures of command.


 

MerkwuerdigesDas Merkwürdiges Paar, watercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


gruneDer Grüne Mantelwatercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


flughafenFlughafenwatercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


autoIm Autowatercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


3_ladiesDie Arbeiterinnenwatercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


2_Orange_Check_LadiesZwei Sekretärinenwatercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


TrabbieTrabbie, watercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


BahnhofAm Bahnhofwatercolour on paper, 28cm x 21.5cm, 2007


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