The Schaubühne in Berlin is one of the leading German-language theaters. Six internationally acclaimed photographers of our time occupied themselves artistically with the Schaubühne’s ensemble of actors.

Stillleben BRD

Christian Werner
The photographer Christian Werner has long been interested in the history of the old Federal Republic of Germany, “this country that no longer exists, but has left its mark on us all.” His latest object of study is the house of a deceased eighty-year-old. Through his camera he approaches the individual, yet collective memory of a familiar type of interior from a typically provincial, post-war life in West Germany. The melancholy, beautiful series comprises around one hundred photographs stamped with Werner’s inimitable, clear gaze, and is presented in a catalogue and exhibition at the Kunstpalais. Authors from various disciplines supplement the photographs with textual miniatures.

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"Stillleben BRD"

January 2016

ISBN 978-3-7356-0203-9

20,00 x 27,00 cm

184 Pages

184 colored illustrations

Hardcover with clothbound, bound

Languages: German

Amely Deiss, Kunstpalais, Stadt Erlangen
Text by
Philipp Albers, Paulina Czienskowski, Timo Feldhaus, Philipp Felsch, Nina Franz, Holm Friebe, Alexandra Heimes, Rafael Horzon, Oliver Kohlmann, Markus Krajewski, Jan Küveler, Harun Maye, Heike Melba-Fendel, Milena Mercer, Antonia von Schöning, Clemens Niedenthal, Cornelius Reiber, Frédéric Schwilden, Anne Waak
Design by
Mario Biehs, Hamburg
Exhibition: „Stillleben BRD. Inventur des Hauses von Herrn und Frau B.“, 23.1.–3.4.2016, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany.