...Suddenly splinters of stories are found and create an ambivalent feeling of sentimental comfort and repulsion.
What Irina Matthes brings to mind are the memories of home, long-buried odors, sequences of steps, color tones, which can only be brought out of consciousness at an abstracted level ...
Irina Matthes, born 1973 in Leibzig;
lives and works in Düsseldorf;
Düsseldorf Art Academy, master student of Georg Herold.
Exhibition venues: NRW-Forum Düsseldorf;
National Gallery Tashkent, Uzbekistan;
Galeria Curtea Veche, Bucharest, Romania;
K20 Art Collection Düsseldorf
Award: Cité Internationale des Arts Paris