À propos du livre
The white of the snow makes everything incidental disappear and transforms the landscape into a fairyland. Even ugliness seems bearable through reduction. Minimalism of nature. It seems as if the essence of things is revealed. Trees completely naked, reveal their true character without the leaves.
Caractéristiques et détails
Christian Lichtenberg lives and works in Indonesia and Switzerland. His explorations are oscillating between chaos and emptiness, between the narrative and the abstract. He is using photography, video, sound and painting as medias. On his way, he got some international awards like Grosser Preis Biennale für Fotografie, São Paolo, Brasilien had exhibitions and is represented in collections of museums like Fondation Beyeler and Kunstmuseum Biel, public institutions like Universitätsspital Basel-Stadt and private collections like Kunstsammlung Hoffmann La Roche and Kunst(Zeug)Haus Rapperswil-Jona. There are also quite a number of publications, books like Mirei Shigemori — Rebel in the Garden (Birkhäuser) and catalogues about his work.