Wolfgang in der Wiesche | photography | LensCulture Art Portrait Awards 2023 | entry

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© ww-1983/2021  | self by Billie, ChaCha I | digitale Fotografie | inkjet pigmentiert | digital photography  |  pigmented ink jet print | edition | 03/2021

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© ww-1983/2021  | self by Billie, ChaCha II | digitale Fotografie | inkjet pigmentiert | digital photography  |  pigmented ink jet print | edition | 03/2021

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LensCulture Portrait Awards 2023 entry… | Two photographs of rediscovered b&w photographs, taken 1983 backstage in preparation for my first gig with rock band ChaCha at the Architakel, Braunschweig, Germany. They were taken by my girlfriend back then, who died far too early of cancer on January, 1st, 2018. In memory of Billie…
Not manipulated or retouched.

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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connection blue| mobile photography | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

© ww 2022 | self reflected in a stranded jellyfish I| mobile photography | WW 11/2022

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© ww 2022 | self reflected in a stranded jellyfish II| mobile photography | WW 11/2022

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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RE:VIEW | stage outfit | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

RE:VIEW | me trying my stage outfit in my room back then in the 90s…
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maybe for | western lands, highway zur ewigkeit | theatre performance with LOT Theater, Braunschweig, Germany…

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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selfie motion | mobile photography | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

| when you‘re in a weired mood try to take a stupid selfie and this is the result | Bilder die nichts werden VII | WW | mobile photography | 10/2022

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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time travel | re:view | feature 1979-81 II | on guitar | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

© ww-1979-81 | on guitar…

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RE:VIEW | to draw some attention – preparing to release my third music album | tr2 men zen | it’s time for a re:view, here‘s another photograph taken approx. between 1979-81 playing my Fender Telecaster. More soon…

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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time travel | re:view | feature 1979-81 I | on keyboards | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

© ww-1979-81 | on keyboards…

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RE:VIEW | to draw some attention – preparing to release my third music album | tr2 men zen | it’s time for a re:view, here‘s a photograph taken approx. between 1979-81 playing my Fender Rhodes and Korg Delta. Dating is sure after the 1979 summer since there’s the “Rock gegen Rechts” sticker from the first open air in Frankfurt where I went on the back of the Rhodes. More soon…

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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colours & pattern self | mobile photography | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

© ww 2022 | colours & pattern self | mobile photography | WW 08/2022

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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multiple self reflecting alien | mobile photography | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

© ww 2022 | multiple self reflecting alien | mobile photography | WW 06/2022

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I found this obscure fellow in a shop window in Oostende, Belgium, the funny challenge would be to count the reflections of myself in it… ready? Go ahead and let me know…

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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smiling self | mobile photography | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

© ww 2022 | smiling self | mobile photography | WW 06/2022

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner FoundationNew York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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blurred self | mobile photography | Wolfgang in der Wiesche

© ww 2022 | blurred self | mobile photography | WW 03/2022

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© courtesy Fondazione Silene Giannini & ARTWORKS.ART 2020 | original announcement

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Wolfgang in der Wiesche ist/is Stipendiat der/grantee of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York (2012-13) and Wilke Atelier, Verein zur Kunstförderung e.V., Bremerhaven | and was nominated for Mario Merz Prize 2014, Fondatione Merz, and nominated for a Fellowship of the Alfred Wegener Institute in cooperation with Hanse Institute for Advanced Study, Bremerhaven/Delmenhorst (runner-up) | ausgewählt als/selected “Artist of the Week/Day” by curator Aurora Garrison @ saatchi art (11/2018)

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