Tatjana Doll

Art & Public

A withdrawal voucher from Deutsche Bank dated 6/14/05 (Ueberweisungsschein I [Transfer Fund 1]) and one from 7/15/05 (Ueberweisungsschein 2 [Transfer Fund 2]) painted in oil or lacquer on cotton fabric: THIS FORM WILL BE PROCESSED BY A MACHINE. ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS OR CHANGES TO THE PRE-PRINTED DATA ARE NOT ALLOWED.The contradiction between the content of this statement and the freedom of its painterly transposition is apparent, and there is something surprising about the revelation to the public of a most intimate realm: personal finances. Tatjana Doll paints unremarkable elements of her everyday life in a media-saturated urban environment, among them the tangle of cables for her chargers, a cell phone, an iPod, the prices posted at a gas station, the eBay log-in screen, posters reading HOMES FOR OUR TROOPS. And she paints these pictogram-clear motifs in swift strokes, grossly oversize

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