N.Lichtig, Dust, photogram on paper, 30x 40 cm, 2018/19. Collection of the Centre Pompidou.

N.Lichtig, Dust (Reinigungsarbeiten), photograms, 30x40 cm each, 2018/19 — ongoing

Dust is a series of photograms that explores the relation between dust, painting and cleansing. Various household liquids  (rinsing agent, oil, cosmetic cream...) are used to explore the gesture of painting and cleaning of a glass.

2020 in:

Dust: the plates of the present, curated by Florian Ebner, Centre Pompidou, Paris France. Catalogue: spectorbooks

2021 in:

Drift, Art and Dark Matter, curated by Sunny Kerr, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queens University, Kingston, Canada.


The work has been developped from 2018 on thanks to the invitation of Thomas Fougeirol and Jo-ey Tang to the project Dust: Plates of the Present.