“Gardens and Art – fantastically mad” was the special theme of the 2007 royal garden festival at the Fasanerie Castle near Eichenzell, where select, renowned artists could complete their works in the grounds of the barock castle, right beside the Documenta 12 exhibition
Her „Bread Reprieve“ eat the long in the tooth, pock marked trees in the old Orchard. To her side, the plastic animals with crinkled skin are also covered in warts. The associations arising from these creatures with ultramarine, upstanding warts are to be found in the In the “kulisse” of the Fables of the Brothers Grimm; also through Hessen’s cultural history and countryside.
Only from the sky does the drawing of Hessen’s Lion and projected onto the 400 newly geometrically planted young chestnut trees. Each trunk is covered with the relevant bandages in state colours and with each motion of the onlooker from the ground evokes surprising, coloured perspective images.