"Skeletal Retreat" series, 2013-2014 / by Michael Lee

 Installation view at "Some Detours: Michael Lee", 2013, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany: AROUND PILLAR: Michael Lee, Skeletal Retreat No. 1, 2013, emulsion and aluminium hollow section, 125 x 230 x 235 cm, Ed. 1 / 3 + 1 AP; ON WALL: Michael Lee, selections from the series "Dwelling", 2013, acrylic on canvas, various dimensions, photos by Ute Klein.

Installation view at "Some Detours: Michael Lee", 2013, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany: AROUND PILLAR: Michael Lee, Skeletal Retreat No. 1, 2013, emulsion and aluminium hollow section, 125 x 230 x 235 cm, Ed. 1 / 3 + 1 AP; ON WALL: Michael Lee, selections from the series "Dwelling", 2013, acrylic on canvas, various dimensions, photos by Ute Klein.

 Installation view at "Some Detours: Michael Lee", at Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, 2013: ON PILLAR: Michael Lee,  Skeletal Retreat No. 1 , 2013, emulsion on aluminium and plastic, 125 x 230 x 235 cm. ON WALL: Michael Lee, selections from the series "Dwelling", 2013, acrylic on canvas, various sizes on 1:50 scale. Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, photo by Ute Klein.

Installation view at "Some Detours: Michael Lee", at Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, 2013: ON PILLAR: Michael Lee, Skeletal Retreat No. 1, 2013, emulsion on aluminium and plastic, 125 x 230 x 235 cm. ON WALL: Michael Lee, selections from the series "Dwelling", 2013, acrylic on canvas, various sizes on 1:50 scale. Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, photo by Ute Klein.

 

Details:

Emulsion on aluminium square hollow section tube and plastic joints, dimensions variable.

This series of treehouse frameworks hovers about architectural elements: around a pillar, off a corner. Abstracted down to 3D drawings, these frameworks are aimed at stirring imaginations of solitary spaces.

 

Texts: 

Helene Lundbye Petersen, BE, 2013