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Simon Hehemann

Die Erde dreht sich leise (The earth turns quietly)

Opening: Friday, December 2, 2022, 7 pm

In Simon Hehemann‘s spatial installations, one moves through complexly structured spaces – through multi-part landscapes of a world of their own, consisting of objects, images, movement, light, and projections. By arranging wall and floor objects with hanging elements, partly braced through the space with threads, fragile constructions with a lawfulness that rests in itself are created. The artist designs site-specific paths through temporary models of the world, which in the flickering light mix the unreal aesthetics of theatrical backdrops with the vague feeling of briefly and dimly appearing memories and dream sequences. Simon Hehemann generates atmospheric spaces with a playful, light impression and at the same time a dense sensual intensity.

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