The photographs of the series Kopiec Bonawentura takes its origin from a quote by french author Alfred Jarry from its play Ubu Roi (1896): «Set in Poland, that is to say nowhere.» The photographer Lucas Olivet builds a multiple and transnational answer.

Gustav Kluge

1947 born in Wittenberg/Elbe
1968–72 studies at the Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg
1973 co-founding of the Produzentengalerie Hamburg
1978–85 teaching activity at the Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg
since 1996 professorship at the Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Karlsruhe
2008 Käthe-Kollwitz-Preis of the Akademie der Künste Berlin
lives and works in Hamburg and Karlsruhe

Publications of the artist

Program series