Projects

Florence Hasard
2018
Toronto, Canada. Sheboygan, Wisconsin USA

Evolving from the Sophie La Rosière Project, the persona Florence Hasard moved from France to the US in the 1920s where her artistic legacy was recently discovered.

The Sophie La Rosière Project
2016
Toronto, Nogent Sur Marne, and Paris

Sophie La Rosière engages my collaborators in a journey of brainstorming, defining and redefining what art can be in our contemporary world.

He Dreamed Overtime
2012
Sydney, Australia

Lost love, obsession, and a man driven to create peculiar sculptures

Ou Topos - Abandoned Trailer Project
2012
Toronto

In April 2009, officials from Toronto City Hall found a Starcraft camper trailer hidden behind engineering supports in the underground parking garage.

Ellen's Gift
2009
Toronto, Canada

Shortly after giving birth, Ellen experienced a severe conversion disorder, at that time diagnosed as "hysterical blindness."

Honest Threads
2009
Toronto, ON. Canada

Honest Ed's Department Store, Toronto, Canada

He Named Her Amber
2007
Toronto

The space between fiction and nonfiction

The Legacy of Joseph Wagenbach
2006
Toronto

Seamlessly crossing between fiction and reality, narrative and history, theatre, sculpture and prose

Therese
2004
Oberschwaben, Germany

Old furniture was placed into a guestroom of the monastery's Academy and covered with white sheets.

Auf Borg Und Fund
2003
Munich, Germany

I invited daycare-staff and families to contribute common objects, toys and tools to be used to imprint their shapes into concrete casts.

Lost Gazes
2000
Munich, Germany

Window curtains, salvaged from abandoned houses, were cast into slabs of wax.

You do not return from the place that does not exist
2000
Zürich, Switzerland

Hotel installation in cooperation with "Und immer wieder die Zeit"

Side Effects
2000
Dresden, Germany

Guests encountered artistic interventions in five of the hotel's rooms

Paulina
2000
Bonn-Röttgen, Germany

Details about a former Russian forced laborer, and the inhabitant's memories of the war, formed the theme.

Monopati
2000
Berlin and München, Germany

The apartments were opened to the public; visitors were confronted with a manic situation, reactions of two elderly women to their surroundings.

Putting Things In Order
1998
Munich/Freiburg/Others

Visitors were invited to work at the table. They could take their works away, leave them behind or exchange them with works of previous visitors.

Blind Date / REPLA©E
1997
Stockholm, Sweden

Following an invitation to participate in a "blind date", I sent a substitute.

Mneme
1996
Munich, Germany

Faded light areas on the wall defined the contours of pictures that had been removed.

First Aid
1995
Hannover, Germany

A small room in the second story of the Arts Association building converted to a first aid station.

Piggyback
1995
Leipzig, Germany

They were informed that they would share the room with a fictitious occupant.

Xenotopes
1994
Leipzig/Bonn/Munich

For a short period, the appartment was declared an exhibition space as well as a space to stay overnight.

Pro Polis
1993
Milano, Italy

A hotel room in Milano, Italy and a homage to Medardo Rosso

Archivio
1991
Milano, Italy

A site-specific work in progress

Ou topos - a synthetic memory
1990
Munich, Germany

A rental appartment in the Westend district of Munich. Visitors found the traces of a person who may have lived there.

Ou Topos - Apartment Project, Vienna
1989
Vienna, Austria

Visitors entered into the private space of an elderly man who had lived here in isolation.