Sixteen Chapel

Title: His Granny in Blue Size: 45 cm x 62 cm Location / Date: Berlin 2009

Material Painting / Rahmen:

Spray and oil on canvas, drawn on canvas with wooden frame


His granny lived at Schäferkampshof near the main through fare with six lanes in a block of flats left over from the demolishing of houses in the post war times. In the stair case you still saw enamel signs reading “Begging and Paddling Strictly Prohibited”. The stairs always smelt of floor wax when he called on granny which happened rarely in recent times. When he turned up there were coffee and cakes and they talked about what he was busying himself with. Granny was not enthusiastic about his… Continue reading