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Manheim Calling Silke Schatz

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The work of Cologne-based artist Silke Schatz deals with places and their histories, often focussing on the wider architecture as a mirror of certain inherent socio-political conditions and climates. In her most recent and ongoing work-series ‘Manheim calling’, started in Summer 2021, Silke Schatz visited the village of Manheim, possibly one of the last villages to be destroyed due to open-cast lignite mining in the Rhineland Region of Germany. Almost entirely abandonded, most of the village …

Picea, Manheim, October 2021
Picea, Manheim, October 2021
Salix babylonica, Manheim, August 2021
Salix babylonica, Manheim, August 2021
Viola hirta, Manheim, March 2022
Viola hirta, Manheim, March 2022

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