dancing dough and circumstances – Artist Talk mit Hanne Loreck

Artist Talk in the context of my solo show ‘dancing dough and circumstances’ at Galerie im Saalbau, Berlin on January 19, 2020
with Prof. Dr. Hanne Loreck

I would like to thank Prof. Dr. Hanne Loreck for the inspiring conversation at the end of the exhibition
and the numerous guests for their coming and their overwhelming response!

dancing dough and circumstances – Einladung zur Einzelausstellung

Ich freue mich sehr, zur Eröffnung meiner Einzelausstellung in der Galerie im Saalbau, Berlin Neukölln einzuladen
I am very happy to announce the opening of my solo exhibition

Kati Gausmann
dancing dough and circumstances

Eröffnung am Freitag, 29. November 2019 um 18 Uhr
mit einer Einführung von Dr. Helen Adkins, Kunsthistorikerin
Opening on Friday,  November 29, 2019 at 6 pm   with an introduction by Dr. Helen Adkins

Die Ausstellung wird begleitet von einem Audioguide der Autorin Laurence Ermacova.
The exhibition is accompanied by an audio guide by the author Laurence Ermacova.
(Stimme /voice: Agnès Guipont, Klang /sound: Atlas Productions-Yann Clemence

Zu folgenden Terminen führe ich jeweils um 18 Uhr durch die Ausstellung:
On the following dates I will guide through the exhibition at 6 pm:
4. und /and 18. Dezember 2019 und /and  08. Januar 2020

Zum Abschluss der Ausstellung führt Dr. Hanne Loreck ein Gespräch mit mir:
Artist talk with Dr. Hanne Loreck:
19. Januar 2020 um 17 Uhr /at 5 pm

Galerie im Saalbau
Karl-Marx-Str. 141, 12043 Berlin
U7 Station Karl-Marx-Straße
Montag bis Sonntag von 10 bis 20 Uhr /Monday to Sunday from 10 am to 8 pm

Ausstellung / exhibition 30.11.2019 – 19.01.2020

Fieldwork in Grindavik, Island

Since September 3rd 2018, I am back in Iceland working on Reykjanes peninsula near Grindavik
on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge in much better weather than during my stay in May.

Some impressions from my fieldwork with Frottage and Molding:

the edge of a rift

approx. 11 x ,60 m, Graphite on Stone-paper, Detail

molding 2 parts of a rift-system

approx. 1 x 0,4 m, Latex and Gossamer

 a lava flow

approx. 12 x ,60 m, Graphite on Stone-paper, Detail

view from the restaurant in Grindavik where I take my lunch with a lot of fisherman and dock workers.

icelandic weather


Fieldwork auf der Reykjanes-Halbinsel, Island

Some impressions from my fieldwork last week, end of May 2018,
at Reykjanes in areas of sea floor spreading between ocean and land.

Molding …

Thanks for helping me to Dina Lueken, Ela Herpich and Sabine Tusche!

Frottage some days later …

The final presentation of the SÍM-May-2018-Artists at SÍM Gallery, Reykjavik

‘drift (18/08/01)’, DIN A2, graphite on stonepaper

At the end of the month it turns out to be the wettest May of the last hundred years.


SÍM-Residency in Reykjavik, Island

Longing for fieldwork, I have to deal with rain,, periods of snows and winks of sun.

My residency at SÍM-studiohouse in Reykjavik, Iceland in May 2018 has started,
enabled by Senat Berlin/ international cultural exchange program / global grant 2018.