Welcome to China - 2008 Beijing (2006-7)
Welcome to China - 2008 Beijing
Oil on canvas, each 140x220 cm , mixed media on paper, each 21x29,7 cm .
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.