Ongoing work in the village of Rosia Montana with financial support of a VG Bildkunst grant.
"Retired Soil" is the portrait of two german lignite mining areas: Lusatia and the southern bounds of the city of Leipzig.
shows the earth beeing cultivated, energy-distributing and recreational
landscape - used, exhausted and reshaped by human hand. Full of
promises to gain profit for the big energy distributors but also full of
promising expectations to grow tourism in these rural industrial
regions, the work mainly focuses on the concomitance of single processes
Whether supernumerary, fun orientated "mining
tourist" and fascinated observer of large-scale coal mining or
desperatly fighting demonstrant, struggling to preserve his homeland -
man, cause of these transformation processes always remains part of the
Nachtigall, ick hör dir trapsen.
Strolling down the streets of Berlin.
Just every day life.
Human After All
Excerpt from ongoing research fun about the human condition.