Svetlana Kopystiansky – Verpacktes Gemälde / Verpackte Geschichte
Ready for the big hike, both backpacks are packed. Svetlana Kopystiansky, who had joined the Russian underground scene in the late 70s, emigrated to New York with her husband Igor in 1988, the year the works were created.
Philipp Goldbach – Tristes Tropiques (C. Lévi-Strauss)
The large-format paper works by Philipp Goldbach confront the viewers with minuscule pencil hand writing of only a few millimeters in size. Only barely decipherable up close, the lines blur to a striped grey surface from a distance.