visual nature writing

I am currently working on a series of small landscapes, using my local surroundings as “starting-off-point“ – but trying to move in the direction of more abstraction. Starting with collage of hand-painted papers (limited palette) Working across with more painterly marks. At the moment these small panels (30×30 cm) are all in the very beginning,…

One day at a time

It’s growing slowly – but still I’m actually halfway there …! I have finished the first fifty days of my 100 day project. These are a few of my prints from the last ten days: For day 41 to 50 I used Vinca minor (lesser periwinkle – dwarf periwinkle – creeping myrtle) as my object. Being evergreen it…

What if …

What if you slept? What if you sleptAnd what ifIn your sleepYou dreamedAnd what ifIn your dreamYou went to heavenAnd there plucked a strange and beautiful flowerAnd what ifWhen you awokeYou had that flower in your handAh, what then? SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

Two tiny paintings

Working with a limited palette – testing what colours can become. Shapes & lines … … left to the whim – .

Short report from «The 100 day project»

I have completed my first 20 days of the 100 day project … and my biggest surprise so far, is that I’m really enjoying it! I must admit it takes quite a lot of time, but what happens is that I discover things I would not have noticed in a less persistent praxis. Again and…

«One Hundred Poets»

The starting point of the German artist Jürgen Partenheimer’s series of work called «One Hundred Poets» is, as the title (almost) tell us … poetry. «One Hundred Poets» is inspired by the body of work of the same title by Katsushika Hokusai and refers to 100 poems selected by Jürgen Partenheimer from his 100 favorite…

The 100 Day Project

#The100DayProject – The idea is simple: choose a creative project, do it every day for 100 days, and share your process online. This is what I have chosen: 100 days of gelli printing, to learn more about the process of monoprinting on a gel plate – and also to study colour & layering of colour….