Nadine Meinicke-Kleint

    Nightmare, painted ceramics, 95 x 40 x 20 cm

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Caught, painted ceramics, 70 x 43 x 45 cm

Fast Asleep, clay, plaster, oil paint, 102 x 25 x 33 cm

    .    Sleepwalker, painted ceramics, 80 x 48 x 22 cm

The Sleepwalker is like a novel. It tells about an inner state of mind, an activity, a location and a time period.


Hair (red), painted ceramics, 39 x 20 x 10 cm
Hair (black), painted ceramics, 52 x 22 x 17 cm
Pillow, painted ceramics, 42 x 48 x 15 cm

Sleeping Beauty Falling, painted ceramics, (wall piece) 102 x 39 x 24 cm

    Dreamwalker, painted ceramics, 46 x 30 x 30 cm

This piece deals with the pssobility of illustrating an inner state of mind not only with the posture of a figure, but with the surface texture and images.

        Sleeping Beauty Project, Galleri kbh kunst, installation view

  Aging Beauty, Indian ink on paper, 118 x 157 cm

                  Sleeping Prince, Indian ink on paper, 113 x 136 cm
Sleeping Beauties, Indian ink on paper, 105 x 105 cm

Sleeping Beauty Falling, Take One, detail, Indian ink on paper, 65 x 128 cm
Sleeping Beauty Falling, Take Two, detail, Indian ink on paper, 96 x 129 cm
Sleeping Beauty Falling, Take Three, detail, Indian ink on paper, 94 x 124 cm

Theses three paintings are a lose reference to Eadweard Muybridge and the effect of motion through multiple imagages. Repeating a similar moment with this technoque, highlights the moment and thickens to a plot.

The Attempt, watercolor on paper, 80 x 55 cm
The Failed Attempt, watercolor on paper, 80 x 55 cm

Visual narration of a story requires two images. One description of “Before” and one of “After”. With just two images we can relate a progression in time, an action or a whole tragedy.