Katrin Seglitz Speech for the vernissage of the exhibition “Impression/Abdruck” by Felicia Glidden on 17.1.2020at the Kunsthaus Caserne in Friedrichshafen Fallenbrunnen When you come into this room, you are impressed by the large-format works hanging here. Impression/Printing is what Felicia called the exhibition, and both words have a courtyard of meaning: In Impression, we hear… Continue reading Impression | Abdruck
These paintings evolved from the Trashquilt project. During the 2016 USA election, I started noticing the repetition of the words “Believe me” and “Trust me” as qualifiers. Usually, these words are followed by lies.
This series of large drawings was made surrounding the 2016 US election. The text, “Between the Darkness of the Sun and Moon, ” was written in March 2015, five days after a young pilot intentionally flew an airplane with 149 passengers into the French Alps. I continued working on it in 2017 and began to… Continue reading Trashquilt Tête du Travers
On February 15, 2016, I read this photo caption in the New York Times “Recology, San Francisco’s main recycling plant collects 100 tons of cardboard every day.” I had already started collecting plastic, cardboard, and wax paper that surrounds the food which I buy at the grocery store. We shop online and I am surrounded… Continue reading Trashquilt