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    lot 557 — Andrea Pichl, Stasizentrale Nr. 12 (Büro von Erich Mielke) (2021)

unsold in slot Stuben­koller - Paranoid Spaces in auction Chapter 5
Concluded. 2021/9/18, 3 pm to 6 pm
auction finished. artworks are no longer visible for licensing reasons.

minimum price   1.250 €
price estimate   2.500 €

size   29,7 x 21 cm
edition   Unique
signature   Signed
frame   Framed
provenience   Artist
condition   Mint
technique   Color pencil drawing

The drawings belong to a series of 30 drawings "Stasizentrale Nr. ..." and are drawn from images Andrea Pichl photographed at the Stasi headquarters, showing sections of the interior of Erich Mielke and his office: the "banality of evil," so to speak.

The artist, who grew up in East Berlin and is active internationally, deals in her work with design features of the public and private space of the GDR as well as with the processes of reconstruction after German reunification.

*1964 in Haldensleben, DE, lives in Berlin.
Exhibitions (selection): Die Balkone, Berlin (2021, 2020); Kunstraum Potsdam (2020); Kunsthalle Rostock; Werkleitz Festival, Dessau; Museum Dieselkraftwerk, Cottbus (2019); Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin (2019, curator); Kunstverein am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin (2017, 2015); Kunstmuseum Moritzburg, Halle; Ausstellungsraum der IG Metall/Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin; Museum for Contemporary Art, Antwerp (2014); Krome Gallery, Berlin (2013, 2012); Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin (2011); Architektonika and Architektonika ll, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin (2011-2013); National Gallery Tashkent; Mies van der Rohe Haus, Berlin (2010); stage design "Gefühlssache Revolution", Volksbühne, Berlin (2009); "Fluxus East", exhibition architecture, Contemporary Art Centre Vilnius, Lithuania (2007).

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