Untitled (Gisei), 2010

wall installation
black foil cut, 400×2600 cm artist book, 40×40 cm

The installation that visually looks like a collection of patterns of different ornaments, include the whole text of Carl Orff’s music drama “Gisei – Das Opfer”. Each ornament is produced by repeating and overlapping a certain letter or punctuation that create the story. The total number of each letter and punctuation mark that is used to create a single ornament, as well define its length.

Installation view; ENTEGA AG, Darmstadt
photos: Günyol & Kunt