September 19 - November 22, 2015
Our conceptions of reality are illusory. All anticipation is speculative. Places and times are relative. These elementary insights are as old as philosophy itself.
The artist Alicja Kwade uses this old knowledge in order to sharpen our everyday perception. More
Fig.: Alicja Kwade, Hypothetisches Gebilde I, 2015, copper, stones, 2015, 56 x 71 2/3 x 53 1/2 in, unique, photo: Roman März, The ekard collection, courtesy Alicja Kwade and KÖNIG GALERIE
Stefanie Hering (b. 1967) is among the most innovative porcelain designers worldwide. In the spring of 2015 she provided the porcelain for the G7 summit at Schloss Elmau in Bavaria. Hering's designs meet the contemporary requirements of a globalised culinary art. Her distinctive pieces with their delicate decorations are in great demand with collectors and top chefs alike.
In 1992 she founded her first workshop in Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg. Today, she works in Thuringia and Berlin. More