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PiB Interview Nº13 | June 2020
PiB: Welcome, Mona! Would you please introduce yourself?
a) inspiration . transformation = artist
b) thoughts ≈ medium
a ÷ b = Mona Schulzek
PiB: In case there is a daily routine in your life, how does it look like?
TaE (+ – , – + , + + , – – ) = idea > exchange > realisation
TaE: Trial and Error
PiB: Which people & events have shaped/influenced you?
ƒ(occurrence): forces of nature vs. technology
PiB: What does photography mean to you?
A1: limited possibilities – resistance = maximum yield
A2: metaphorical space ≠ real space
A3: conservation (world)
A4: impulse => discourse
PiB: Which aspect of your photographic practise do you enjoy most?
Σ ecA: photography = sculpture
ecA: extended concept of Art
PiB: What would you like to change in your surroundings if you had the possibility?
hh < unfailing responsibility (respect × gratitude) = understanding of „Mitwelt“ (human ≙ environment)
hh: human hubris
PiB: Would you want to travel to space?
yes: weightlessness + complete silence + infinity => humility ≠ ego = relativization of significance + regression of egocentricity
PiB: What would you want your tombstone to say?
PiB: Thank you very much for this interview, Mona!
Editor’s note: The complete series of interviews with all 4 prize winners of the »Vonovia Award für Fotografie 2019« can be found here on PiB: Mona Schulzek, Bastian Thiery, Theodor Barth, Marlene Hoberger.
The application deadline for the Vonovia Award für Fotografie 2020 ends on June 30, 2020.
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