Published on the occasion of the exhibition Friedrich Kunath: Raymond Moody’s Blues at Modern Art Oxford in 2013. In My Room, a uniquely designed catalogue, is a major new publication surveying the work of artist Friedrich Kunath. It encompasses the last five years of Kunath’s practice and is an extension of his unique aesthetic.
Complex and playful installations of paintings, sculptures and videos feature a cornucopia of imagery, brought together from such diverse sources as Old Master paintings, slapstick cartoons, anthropomorphized animals, and pop iconography from the 1960s and 1970s. A narrative around the emotional life of the artist is enacted through fictional characters, producing an in-between world filled with both humour and pathos. Bilingual edition in English and German.