Motifs 2018


Jan — Dec 18

View of the Lenbachplatz with diagonal view of the side of the billboard facing towards the city centre.

From November 2018 to January 2019 on the billboard at Lenbachplatz: Franka Kaßner, "Schlaf, Bürger, schlaf!", 2018 © Foto: Sandra Singh

All motifs on the billboard at Lenbachplatz 2018


“Schlaf, Bürger, schlaf!”

Franka Kaßner

7 Nov 18 — 18 Jan 19

Billboard at Lenbachplatz

Diagonal view of the billboard at Lenbachplatz. The musical notation of the nursery rhyme "Schlaf, Kindlein, schlaf!" (Sleep, my child, sleep") appears in black lettering on a white background with the lyrics changed to "Schlaf, Bürger, schlaf!" ("Sleep, my fellow German, sleep!").

You & Me

Eran Shakine

26 Jul — 6 Nov 18

Billboard at Lenbachplatz

Side view of the billboard at Lenbachplatz in the evening hours. The motif shows a linear hand drawing of a boy standing motionless on a white background, holding a ball under his arm. The boy is depicted without a face. In the lower part of the picture appears the writing: "Jeder liebt mich. Sie wissesn es nur noch nicht." ("Everyone loves me. They just don't know it yet.")

Der wilde Atem der Freiheit & Woman on a Horse (Self-Portrait)

Alexander Kluge & Sarah Morris

11 May — 25 Jul 18

Billboard at Lenbachplatz

Diagnonal view of the billboard at Lenbachplatz. The motif shows a white rectangle with fluttering edges on a black background. Inside, hands appear holding two red hearts up, with the washed-out lettering "Vive la Liberté" above them.

Straßen Namen Zeichen (I)

Albert Coers

22 Mar — 10 May 18

Billboard at Lenbachplatz

Frontal view of the billboard at Lenbachplatz. The motif shows a black and white photograph of a man in a black turtleneck jumper and glasses forming a crown on his head with one hand, the sign language sign for "king".

Cityscape (yellow and blue)

Tim Bennett

26 Jan — 21 Mar 18

Billboard at Lenbachplatz

The motif shows a photograph of a plasterboard painted in yellow, blue and black. In some places, the plaster material from the inside of the board as well as the brown backing material are revealed.