Die Wende

Artist:Ingrid Hora
Year: 2012
Keyword:Artist’s Book, Installation Art, Moving Image, Paperback, Performance, Risograph

“Die Wende (›the Turn‹ in German) is the story of a group of women from former East Germany who are training to perform a particular movement in synchronized swimming, called ›die Wende‹, in which the swimmer perform an underwater backwards loop. Thee women, most of them over 60, are part of a still active East German association (Verein) and have been training together for over 20 years now.” (Ingrid Hora)

The artist book is printed 3 colour Riso print and includes texts by Emanuele Guidi, Maxi Obexer and Shumon Basar.
Printed with the kind support of Studio Katja Gretzinger.