||Talking Heads, 2002-2009
Since 2002 Bärbel Rothhaar has been working on a series of small scale ceramic portraits and studies of facial expressions.
Exhibitions in 2009
„Animal Perspectives“ at the Kolbe Museum Berlin
Bärbel Rothhaar inserted eight wax casts of the portraits into a beehive, surrounded by written interviews with the models. A webcam documented the processes of change inside the beehive and transmitted them via the website of the government´s environmental office, where the second part of this exhibition took place.
Galerie Samuel Lallouz, Montreal
77 individually painted plaster casts were shown together with a sound installaion in which the models told their stories.
Kunstraum Mausoleum, St.Matthäus-Kirchhof, Berlin
In this installation the models told their own experiences and attitudes towards death.
Exhibition in 2010
Galerie Claudia Bollag, Schweiz