Figures de Décoration 1–8 · 2018-2020

open series
industrially produced decorative porcelain figures
revised and commented with handmade ceramic consoles

Tribute to Beethoven/FdD No. 8 · 2020
6 parts, each 10,5 x 30,0 x 10,5 cm
Porcelain busts on a handmade and glazed ceramic console,
all consoles with barrel organ (each with the same melody: For Elise of Beethoven)
Porcelain busts: applied with a ceramic eye-beam and painted over with porcelain cold colours, gilded with 24 carat gold leaf

Message in a Buttle/FdD No. 7 · 2020
30,5 x 24,0 x 15,5 cm
Porcelain figure (Hummel / Fresh breeze) in a glass bottle
on a handmade and glazed (underglaze) ceramic console
Bottle foot: Excerpt from the hit "There will be a ship coming (... that fulfills my dreams)", 
German version of "Ta pedia tou Pirea" by Manos Hadjidakis, 1960

Sah ein Knab' ein Häslein stehn (A boy saw a little bunny standing)/FdD No. 6 ·  2020
34,5 x 30,0 x 18,0 cm
After the poem "Heidenröslein" (Wilde Rose) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Porcelain figures on a handmade and glazed (underglaze) ceramic console

Tratschweiber (Gossip girls)/FdD No. 5 · 2019
27,5 x 34,0 x 20,0 cm
Porcelain figures on a handmade and painted (underglaze) ceramic console
Speech bubbles: Transfer glaze

Simply Decoration/FdD No. 4 · 2019
27,5 x 42,0 x 30,5 cm
rotating porcelain figures: partly painted over with porcelain cold colours
Box: Underglaze on ceramic, gilded with 24 carat gold leaf

Emancipation/FdD No. 3 · 2019
21,0 x 35,0 x 12,5 cm
porcelain figurines: over- and painted with porcelain cold colours
Console/Speech bubbles: Underglaze on ceramic

Ein Grabstein für die Solidarität (A gravestone for solidarity)/FdD No. 2 · 2019
26,5 x 46,0 x 16,0 cm
Porcelain figurines: over and painted with porcelain cold colours, gilded with 24 carat gold leaf
Console/Speech bubbles: Underglaze on ceramic

Figures de Décoration No. 1 (#MeToo) - 2018/Console 2020
38,5 x 72,0 x 19,0 cm
Porcelain figures: gilded with 24 carat gold leaf
Console/Speech bubbles: Underglaze on ceramic