EVA OHLOW Architecture #04: Axis Mundi 2000 - x +
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CN: OhlE2000ar04

MT: mixed media: hand-colored print on paper, glazed within wooden frame (29x21 / F:43x35x2)

ED: 3/10

TX: printed at center of picture in German <Kloster des Großmogul Akbar / erbaut nach den Vorbild / alt-indischer Klöster als / Stoczwerkspyramide // Axis Mundi – Weltachse // Zentrum / des Opferaumes // Horizont>, signed with pencil at lower right <Eva Ohlow / 2000>

CT: PTE Fine Arts, New York - 2008

LC: ACG - Deree College, Department of Business Administration, DC507B

CM: Eva Ohlow's series of Architectural and Mathematical Drawings were part of an installation entitled Die Definition des Unendlichen (The Linkage of Parallel Worlds) exhibited in Motherboard: Reincarnation of a Computer Board at the Fraunhofer-Institute, Dartmstad, and DASA-Galerie, Dortmund. The drawings were made as a homage to the ancient Library of Alexandria, which was a center of learning at the time, and they are dedicated to Ptolemy and Eycleid. These drawings are like pages from codexes in the Library as they emerged in the desert. Ohlow's Architectural Drawing #04 represents the Pyramid of the Mogul Akbar, combined with the Axis Mundi, after the Greeks' Omphalos.

[Megakles Rogakos 01/2008]

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