Published on the occassion of the eponymous exhibition at project gallery LABOR in Cologne. WIth a text by Marion Scharmann in German and English and images of selected work as well as installation views.
HELLA BERENT and MARGRET WIBMER explore relations between bodies, objects and spaces. Openness and a quiet oddity characterise the conceptual-poetic works of both artists, encouraging a reexamination of established culture-dependent conventions and norms. Thus, the two artistic positions juxtaposed in the exhibition “intrinsic oddity’ refer sensually and with ease to current issues such as feminism, (body)identity, and cultural affiliation. (Excerpt text by Marion Scharmann. Image on cover: Hella Berent ‘Kopf’)