Considering Power: Seventy-five kilos of potatoes are tied up and cordoned off in a Munich underpass. Why? Why potatoes? The artwork ‘Considering Power’ seeks to provoke interrogation in relation to questions of power, society and food. It is part of the 2nd Festival für unangepasste Kunst in Munich during 15-17 July. The potato has a […]
Making ‘I wish I was there’ in Tenna ‘I wish I was there’ is an artwork I made during the first Alps Art Academy in Tenna, Switzerland. It was made possible thanks to the community in Tenna who were extremely helpful with all aspects of my project, especially Cathrin, Yolanda and the Mayor of Safiental, […]
We all hope and dream and when we travel we go with good intentions. This work is a giant wishing pole set upon a small hill in the alps. A place that calls for meditation and contemplation. It is easy to walk up to the piece from the town and experience the smells and textures […]
Macht and Power Munich has long been associated with acts of power. This exhibition brings together a group of artists in a public space to create a dialogue around the theme of ‘power’. Another one of those fleeting events that take place in an obscure location. Half the fun is discovering an unknown aspect of […]
Unfinished Apocalypse in Tutzing ’20 Positionen’ Exhibition Exhibition Opening 23. Juni 2016, 19:00 Akademie für Politische Bildung Tutzing Buchensee 1, 82327 Tutzing Come and see the work of 20 artists from the GEDOK-Muc along with my new series of work on paper called ‘Unfinished Apocalypse’. This year I am also the co-curator of the show […]
Mexico in Black and White ‘Mexico’ is my lastest project and it is all printed on my Risograph. During my recent trip to Mexico City and the Yucatan I gave myself the challenge to create a new pattern every day based on what I had seen on my travels. Sometimes the pattern is based on a […]
A house full of Munich Artists Today more than 100 artists from the Munich Artists got together for ‘500 Artists Say Hello’ exhibition which opened today at the Kunsttreff in Quiddestrasse in Munich. It was a great chance for the more than 600 strong artist community, who usually meet online through projects and challenges, to […]
Hello, Hallo, Ola Munich Artists Come and see my work ‘Xoloitzcuintli’ in this show organised by Emmy Horstkamp. It is great being able to participate with so many other artists. Read an interview with Emmy the organiser published in today’s Sueddeutsche Zeitung. Look forward to seeing you there.
What a great projet to be part of. See the film of all the other artists work here.
First prints from my new Riso printer. The image is made from a drawing via direct scan on the glass of my new EZ 570 Risograph. I have been saving up and looking around to buy one of these printers for the last year. Finally I found one that can print A3 size and was […]
A unique event for artists and printmakers in Rheine, Germany Last week I spent a wonderful 4 days in at the SNAP3 printmaking symposium at Kloster Bentlage, Rheine in North Western Germany. The event brought together about 60 artists, printmakers and people working with prints from the Germany, UK, Ireland, Netherlands, Austria and even Texas […]