Ines von Ketelhodt

Artist Books

art and nature I - group exhibition

farbwechsel - color change

The set consists of six volumes in an all-fabric case (43.7 x 30.7 x 7.4 cm). Each book is dedicated to one color: white, yellow, green, blue, red and black.

They have a uniform format (41.8 x 29.4 cm), but in handling they are different, some are landscape, others portrait, one is a fanfold. 33 num. and sig. Copies, Flörsheim 2011 - 2013.

The project is only available complete


The three volumes contain photo sequences taken in Times Square in New York on 5.5.2014. A cinematic sequence is created when the volumes are leafed through in parallel.

The volumes are preceded by a motto by Roland Barthes from "La chambre claire. Note sur la photographie" in front of it: in volume 1 in the original French, in volume 2 in German and in volume 3 in English translation. Photography, design and book printing: Ines von Ketelhodt.

The photographs were digitally printed on opaque paper, and the texts were letterpress printed from polymer clichés on glassine paper. Three cardboard covers with fabric spine in a slipcase (cardboard with black lacquered wooden bars), title embossed.

20.5 x 31.2 cm, 24 pages each, 40 numbered and signed copies. Flörsheim/Main 2014