Fiberglass, plastic
400 x 350 x 55 cm

Man as a miniscule cog in the machine. Only expected to consume and excrete. The Arschmänner are part of The Technocrat, a circular system that reduces man to a digestive tract. Alcohol and food go in, waste comes out and is turned into biogas, which — in turn — is used to cook and distil alcohol.

Aschmänner (2004) was part of the following exhibition(s):
‘Let’s Get Physical’, Atelier Van Lieshout, Rotterdam (NL), 2020 – 2021
‘SlaveCity’, Zuecca Project Space, Venice (IT), 2016
‘Vrijstaat’, Kasteel Keukenhof, Lisse (NL), 2014
‘Infernopolis’, Submarinewharf, Rotterdam (NL), 2010
‘Das Haus’, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen (DE), 2008 – 2009
‘The Technocrat’, Sprengel Museum, Hannover (DE), 2004 – 2005

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