Welcome to China - 2008 Beijing (2006-7)

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Welcome to China - 2008 Beijing

Oil on canvas, each 140x220 cm
. Mixed media on paper, each 21x29,7 cm

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In 2006 I came across an advertisement campaign for the Olympic games in China in 2008. It appeared in English and Chinese language over a long period of time in one of Germanys biggest weekly papers “Die Zeit”. I started using the Chinese typography as basic visual material for my works.