Hinter der Sonne - Solarium neon light, lacquered wood, metal - 2004

At the ceiling of an exhibition space, which formerly a convent, a solarium light is installed. Every person who enters the room feels the warmth of the special blue light and its shining. From the light of the solarium the skinpigments of the visitors begin to react. They decide for themselves how long they will expose their skin to the artificial sun. They leave the space, their body minimaly changed.

 

Installation view Forum im Dominikanerkloster, 2004