Installation view, China Academy of Art Museum, Hangzhou 2005

LAUFSCHRIFT (Hangzhouer Alphabet)

Pencil and paint on paper, prints, cd-player, three suitcases, restaurant table, size of each paper roll: 1000 x 30cm

HANGZHOUER ALPHABET is part of LAUFSCHRIFT. LAUFSCHRIFT is a record of daily walks taken in different cities where Bignia Wehrli has lived. The 26 walks are transformed into ideograms which form the letters of a new, site-specific alphabet.