Lot 516 - Katharina Renneisen - Aja With Dots III
Lot 516 - Katharina Renneisen - Aja With Dots III
Lot 516 - Katharina Renneisen - Aja With Dots III

Lot 516 - Katharina Renneisen - Aja With Dots III

Oil on Silver Gelatin Print

2022

A6 (10x15cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About  

 

Katharina Renneisen (*1978) is a German visual artist who uses analogue photography as her main medium. In her work, she focusses on classical subjects like the nude, the landscape, or the still life. Many of her silver gelatin prints are hand-coloured with oil paints. 

 

Education  

 

Humboldt-University of Berlin 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork    

 

The submitted works are part of my ongoing occupation with the female nude. I first take the photographs with an analogue large format camera. From the negatives I then make silver gelatin prints, on which I finally apply oil paints. This technique not only allows for a more painterly depiction of the flesh, but it also gives me the possibility to freely create new compositions, which challenge the boundaries between photography and painting, figuration and abstraction. 

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