Installation view of the exhibition bildbildlich, together with Annaliisa Krage at gallery cube +

on the left:                                                                                        on the right:

Meike Schlemmer                                                                          Annaliisa Krage

he's yellow no 2                                                                             I want this to last

2019                                                                                                  2019

wood, lacquer, canvas, acrylic paint, fabric dye                        fresco on plaster on construction


he's yellow no 1

2019SnapPap, acrylic paint, lacquer, wood, canvas


he's yellow are two artworks that behave to and within the space they've been exhibited in.

they were part of the exhibition bildbildlich at gallery cube+ in Kiel

bildbildlich is a collaboration with visual artist and dear friend Annaliisa Krage in the form of a series of exhibitions, the first of which we realised in February 2019 at Gallery Cubeplus in Kiel.

The title is derived from the german expression wortwörtlich, meaning that a word said is meant literally. A 'Bild' is a picture, so bildbildlich suggests that the picture is meant literally as what it is.
In the series we investigate the different components of painting generally and paintings specifically