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Exhibition “On Observing the Printing. Documentation of Lithographic Printing Processes”
7 – 23 December 2022; 3 January – 5 March 2023

Press release: On Observing the Printing
Figures and Captions: On Observing the Printing
Flyer: On Observing the Printing

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Fig. 1

Pull-out sheets from the project “Color Has Power” by Dominik Stauch
8 April 2019, 12:07 p.m.
92 × 65 cm (sheet size)

© ZHdK

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Fig. 2

Observation situation at the Wolfensberger lithography workshop:
Thomi Wolfensberger, Piet Esch, Kris Decker, Mara Züst, Dominik Stauch, and Adem Dërmaku (left to right)
8 May 2019, 1:45 p.m.

Photo: Christoph Schenker © ZHdK

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Fig. 3

Observation situation at the Wolfensberger lithography workshop:
Piet Esch's camera records Mara Züst logging her observations while Michael Günzburger draws on the lithographic stone
16 December 2020, 11:07 a.m.

Photo: Christoph Schenker © ZHdK

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Fig. 4

Screenshot of the user interface with two simultaneous shots of Adem Dërmaku graining the lithographic stone for Sabine Schlatter in the upper area, along with annotations in the lower area
29 January 2020, 3:31 p.m.

Camera: Piet Esch © ZHdK

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Fig. 5

Observation situation at the Wolfensberger lithography workshop:
Mara Züst interviewing Sabine Schlatter, Piet Esch behind the camera
14 January 2020, 3:55 p.m.

Photo: Christoph Schenker © ZHdK

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Fig. 6

Thomi Wolfensberger with Dominik Stauch performing the so-called "color tapping"
8 April 2019, 10:26 a.m.

Photo: Christoph Schenker © ZHdK

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Fig. 7

Filmstill from the video recordings of the color mixing process during the residency of Michael Günzburger
11 January 2021, 9:55 a.m.

Camera: Piet Esch © ZHdK

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Fig. 8

Impressions from the project "Fototapete" by Michael Günzburger
19 January 2021, 11:08 a.m.

Photo: Christoph Schenker © ZHdK

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Fig. 9

Thomi Wolfensberger applying ink to the distributor rollers of the large high speed press, with Sabine Schlatter's state proofs in the background
27 January 2020, 9:45 a.m.

Photo: Christoph Schenker © ZHdK

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Fig. 10

"Tap-outs" taken from the printing process with Dominik Stauch
9 April 2019, 2:59 p.m.

Photo: Christoph Schenker © ZHdK


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