Saturday, 4. April 2020 SOCIAL DISTANCING social design
  • SOCIAL DISTANCING social design
  • 2020
  • installation / photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

There are people in vital professions—right now—who cannot keep a distance of 2 meters. 200 cm: that`s about the length of two extended arms; that´s 50 cm longer than a tailor´s tape measure. YOU can help yourself and others: just take a piece of barrier tape of appropriate length—a sense of proportion is enough—it doesn`t … Continued

Tuesday, 18. September 2018 0,5 Degree
  • 0,5 Degree
  • 2018
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

…Globally, the average temperature is already one degree Celsius higher than in pre-industrial times. The goal of the global community is to stop warming at less than two degrees, preferably at 1.5. At least that’s what the 2015 UN climate conference in Paris decided. But action must follow. ALL MEASURES TOTALIZED, to which states have … Continued

Sunday, 31. December 2017 PER SECOND
  • PER SECOND
  • 2017
  • drawing
  • inkjet, crayon
  • A4
  • Kerstin Weichsel

What’s the best you can do on New Year’s Eve at the stroke of midnight? Maybe what I’m doing just now. Taking a screenshot at Worldometers, an internet platform where you can watch global statistics in real time. The figures are hurtling by, sometimes too fast to read them. 31 December 2017, midnight, Berlin time: … Continued

Monday, 13. March 2017 FOREVER WISHES
  • FOREVER WISHES
  • 2017
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel
Saturday, 31. October 2015 DIFFERENCE
  • FASHION
  • 2015
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in London, Paris, Hamburg, Bremen and Berlin, June to October 2015. Before—After!

Monday, 23. March 2015 Starring Nicki Minaj
  • FASHION
  • 2015
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Amsterdam, February 2015. It’s a balancing act that we’re being shown here. A provocative rap star poses for the new advertising campaign of an exclusive fashion label so as to (mutually) increase awareness. What else is there? Well, try assuming her posture: put on the high-heel strappy sandals, shift your full weight on … Continued

Sunday, 25. January 2015 Bambiland Gaga
  • FASHION
  • 2014
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Berlin and Hamburg, November/December 2014. Centerpiece of the world—the magical sum of $5000 is what it costs to ship, say, 25.000 pairs of sneakers from Shanghai to Rotterdam, so the freight costs for one pair are just a few cents. The ‘can-do’ box of world trade is the 20 ft shipping container. 18,000 … Continued

Sunday, 25. May 2014 Gisele Bündchen 4,95
  • FASHION
  • 2014
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Berlin, May 2014. Gisele Bündchen in far-far away mise-en-scène. WANTED: intact flora and fauna, under water and above it.

Thursday, 20. March 2014 Gaga Lady Bags
  • FASHION
  • 2014
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Rome, March 2014. Snakes on a Plane / Snakes on a Brain. Flattened snakeskins for manufacturing luxury handbags or—alternatively—living snakes on the head of Medusa, a mythological creature whose gaze turns to stone anyone who looks at her, whether man or beast. Legendary.

Thursday, 10. October 2013 Gisele Bündchen 19,95
  • FASHION
  • 2013
  • digital photography
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Berlin, Bremen and Hamburg, September/October 2013. It works like this: you hire a model with the Midas touch, and presto! turnover figures—whether it’s for shampoo, dental care products, sandals, luxury goods or budget fashion—go up and up and up … However, the Greek legend actually said that literally everything that King Midas touched … Continued

Thursday, 20. June 2013 Beyoncé 4,95
  • FASHION
  • 2013
  • photography
  • digital
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Berlin, Munich and Meran, May 2013. Much ado about a tiny bit of cloth, yes, we can. The price is right, damn right!

Monday, 15. April 2013 Paradis(e) conscious
  • FASHION
  • 2013
  • photography
  • digital
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Berlin and Hamburg, March/April 2013. Destination: paper-mâché nature.

Wednesday, 30. January 2013 Kate Moss Accessory
  • FASHION
  • 2013
  • photography
  • digital
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Berlin, January 2013. Accessory madness, genuinely phony but the spider web is waiting …

Friday, 30. November 2012 Lana del Rey 19,95
  • FASHION
  • 2012
  • photography
  • digital
  • size variabel
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen in Rome, October/November 2012, buy-me, take-me, happiness for the hotly contested customer, here & now, in this instant. Lana del Rey is fighting with women’s weapons here.

Wednesday, 12. September 2012 Beckham Bikini
  • FASHION
  • 2012
  • photography
  • digital
  • size variable
  • Kerstin Weichsel

Seen here in Berlin, September 2012, on the historic Bikini House, during its remodeling into a new shopping mall. The entire storefront—400 meters long and 7 storeys high—plastered with giant posters: underwear in King Kong size.