Liliane Tomasko
We Sleep Where We Fall

27 Feb 2021 - 17 Apr 2021
Berlin

Liliane Tomasko, We Sleep Where We Fall

Kewenig is pleased to present Liliane Tomasko's (b. 1967, Zurich) first exhibition in the gallery's space in Berlin. ‘We Sleep Where We Fall' focuses on the most recent works by the artist, who has dedicated herself to the themes of sleep, dreams and the unconscious, both on paper as well as on canvas and aluminium surfaces, for more than 20 years. Tomasko usually explores these using the motif of the abandoned, unmade bed in which rumpled sheets cast almost topographical-looking folds. The artist fills such everyday scenes with a special expressiveness and a very private moment, captured in the close-up of a Polaroid, unfolds a universal effect in her paintings: 

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Works

We Sleep Where We Fall
The Question
Strident Green
a secret that wasn't
Hold on to Yourself: 5/31/2020
Hold on to Yourself: 5/5/2020
Hold on to Yourself: 5/24/2020
Hold on to Yourself: 4/29/2020
Reptilian Weave 11/29/2020
Reptilian Weave 10/3/2020
September 18, 2020
November 3, 2020

Liliane Tomasko

The Question
The Question
The Question
The Question, 2019
Acrylic on linen
144.8 x 129.5 cm