William Kentridge is highly regarded internationally for his works, which he realizes with masterly ease. They combine the humoresque with the incidental and are always characterized by an engaged, critical stance.


Contemporary artists who examine nature and landscape in their work again and again focus on the book as a form of expression. Landscapes are composed from written pages and book objects are created from natural materials. Written-down myths of becoming nature and becoming human, herbaria—and books on herbs attempt to grasp the phenomena. Many visual artists take up the book as a medium—specifically also in connection with the big topic of “nature.” With this exhibition, the Museum Sinclair-Haus is finally becoming a universal library in which very diverse artistic forms of expression find their space.


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October 2017

ISBN 978-3-7356-0406-4

22,00 x 29,00 cm

144 Pages

101 colored and 4 b/w illustrations

Softcover with flaps, paper back

Languages: German, English

Stiftung Nantesbuch gGmbH, Andrea Firmenich, Johannes Janssen
Text by
Johannes Janssen
Design by
Christian Padberg, LPG, Bonn

Buchwelten, 1.10.2017-4.3.2018, Museum Sinclair-Haus, Bad Homburg