image 1 glass, magnets, UV glue, gelatin-silver print, metal. 88x134. 2020. Installation view of ‘the unruly apparatus’ at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, 2020.
image 2 detail.
image 3 contact print. gelatin-silver print, magnets. 100x150. 2020.
image 4 contact print. detail.
zittend in zee
self portrait as photogram on gelatin-silver print, 11 variations, 2020
gelatin-silver print, magnets, 66x55, 2019
5 gelatin-silver prints, magnets,65x90 each, 2020
Three times the same print, from the same negative. Each print showing different traces of my tongue on the photopaper as result of a blind action in the dark room. The saliva that sticks on the paper becomes visible as a photogram.
They make a series together with two ‘spoelbadcollages’. These are photos of test stripes in the washing tray, floating under and above each other in the water, forming a spontaneous collage of the images I’m working on.
image 2, 6 speekselsporen, tongstreken (spoelbadcollage)
image 3, 4, 5 speekselsporen, tongstreken
image 1 S.M.A.K. Ghent. 2021. (installation photo by Dirk Pauwels)
7 contact prints on gelatin-silver paper, 105x135, 2019
Installation views of the exhibition ‘De keuze van...’ at Kunsthal Extra City, Antwerp, 2019. A duo show together with Gerard Herman.