Jasper Kettner is an art historian who works and lives in Berlin. [September 2014]

Christiane Baumgartner: White Noise

The German artist Christiane Baumgartner has become famous for woodcuts in which she employs a system of carefully carved horizontal lines that taper and thicken in such a way that images coalesce: newspaper photographs, screenshots, frames of the artist’s own videos. Three European museums—the Centre de la Gravure et de l’Image imprimée (La Louvière, Belgium), the Museum Kunstpalast (Dusseldorf, Germany) and the Musée d’art et d’histoire (Geneva)—recently joined forces to put together a traveling retrospective and exhibition catalogue. Read More