Since July 7, 2018, my exhibition „Trauma Transfer“ can be visited at Mannheimer Kunstverein in which I cooperate with artists and artisans from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Ecuador and the People's Republic of China. A catalogue with texts by Doris Tietze and Julio César Abad Vidal was published for the show. „Trauma Transfer“ is open until September 2nd, 2018 from Tuesday to Sunday, 12 a.m. to 5 p.m.. On August 15, an artist talk will be held at 6 p.m.
On September 23rd, 2018 at 5 p.m., the solo show „Re/Enactment. Nachbilder des Dreißigjährigen Krieges“ will be opened at Kornhaus, 73230 Kirchheim / Teck. The opening lecture will be done by Prof. Dr. Judith Siegmund, Statal Academy for Music and Performing Arts Stuttgart. The show will be open until October 21st, on October 7 at 3 p.m., an artist talk will be held.
The Ph. D. thesis „Kunst und Krieg in Langzeitkonflikten. Visuelle Kulturen im Dreißigjährigen Krieg und im heutigen Afghanistan“ („Art and War in long-term Conflicts. Visual Cultures during the Thirty Years War and in Afghanistan today“) was published in March 2016 at Dietrich Reimer Verlag, Berlin. It is now available at the reduced price of 49.- euros.
Since June 2016, the catalog for my Ph. D. exhibition, „Wartifacts. Gewalt und ihr Abbild in Langzeitkriegen“ („Wartifacts. Violence and its effigy in long-term wars“ is available from ACC Gallery Weimar or from me directly.
From April 26 to June 3, 2018 the group show „Mission Impossible“ with works by Juana Cordova and Ricardo Coello Gilbert (both fom Ecuador), Tine Schumann (Berlin) and me was shown at Karlskaserne Ludwigsburg. The show had been curated in a cooperation between me and Heike Grüß (Ludwigsburg) and was accompanied by a small catalog containing a text of Heidi Stecker.