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LABORANT
LABORANT (Lab assistant), 2012
steel, plastic, glass, magnetic stirrer, 138 x 200 x 120 cm
exhibition view FLY ROOM, Galerie Elisabeth & Klaus Thoman, Vienna 2012

On the table sculpture entitled LABORANT algae cells are fermented through bacteria, in order to win glucose. The glucose then is used as painting material for a series of portraits entitled FLY ROOM and also feeds the sculpture CANDYDE, which, in its function as fermenting flask and still, produces alcohol.