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  • Name
    Jochen Lempert
  • Category
    Exhibition
  • Date
    Feb 3 – Mar 31, 2012
  • Details

    Start:
    February 3, 2012
    End:
    March 31, 2012
    Event Category:
  • Locations

    Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota and The Rochester Art Center, Rochester Minnesota

  • Opening Reception

    Friday, Feb 3, 7 – 9 pm

  • Exhibition Support

    This exhibition is made possible with generous support from the Teiger Foundation.

     

  • Press Text
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.

 

Continental Drift, 2010. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 38 x 26 inches each, 38 x 197 inches overall.
Continental Drift, 2010. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 38 x 26 inches each, 38 x 197 inches overall.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.

 

Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 1 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.
Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 1 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.

 

Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 2 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.
Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 2 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.

 

Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 3 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.
Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 3 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.

 

Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 4 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.
Fliege (Fly), 2008. Part 4 of 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ¼ x 7 inches each, 9 ¼ x 31 inches overall.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art. Left: Honey Guides of Digitalis, 2011. 4 foliograms, silver gelatin prints. 19 ½ x 15 ½ inches each, 19 ½ x 69 ½ inches overall. Right: Anna Atkins, 2011. B&w photograph and photogram, silver gelatin prints. 9 x 11 ½ inches and 11 ½ x 9 inches.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art. Left: Honey Guides of Digitalis, 2011. 4 foliograms, silver gelatin prints. 19 ½ x 15 ½ inches each, 19 ½ x 69 ½ inches overall. Right: Anna Atkins, 2011. B&w photograph and photogram, silver gelatin prints. 9 x 11 ½ inches and 11 ½ x 9 inches.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art. Left: Untitled, 2009. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 29 x 21 inches. Right: Regen (Rain), 2007. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 60 x 41 ½ inches.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art. Left: Untitled, 2009. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 29 x 21 inches. Right: Regen (Rain), 2007. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 60 x 41 ½ inches.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art. Left: Wasserlaüfer (Delhi), 2011. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 25 x 35 ½ inches. Right: Untitled (Pigeons), 2004. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 7 x 9 ¼ inches each, 15 x 19 ¾ inches overall.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art. Left: Wasserlaüfer (Delhi), 2011. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 25 x 35 ½ inches. Right: Untitled (Pigeons), 2004. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 7 x 9 ¼ inches each, 15 x 19 ¾ inches overall.

 

Untitled (Cro-Magnon), 2005. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 19 x 13 inches each.
Untitled (Cro-Magnon), 2005. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 19 x 13 inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.
Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.
Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.

 

Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.
Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.

 

Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.
Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.

 

Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.
Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body), 1995-2012. Various sized b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. Dimensions variable.

 

Four frogs, 2010. 16 b&w photograms, gelatin silver prints. 11 ¾ x 9 ½ inches each.
Four frogs, 2010. 16 b&w photograms, gelatin silver prints. 11 ¾ x 9 ½ inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Midway Contemporary Art.

 

Artist's selection of books from the Midway Library, Midway Contemporary Art.
Artist’s selection of books from the Midway Library, Midway Contemporary Art.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.

 

Un Voyage en Mer Du Nord (A Voyage on the North Sea), 2007. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 41 x 31 ½ inches each.
Un Voyage en Mer Du Nord (A Voyage on the North Sea), 2007. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 41 x 31 ½ inches each.

 

Leuchtkaefer (Bewegung auf 35 mm film) / Glow-worm (Movement on 35 mm film), 2010. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 15 ½ x 23 inches each, 15 ½ x 95 inches overall.
Leuchtkaefer (Bewegung auf 35 mm film) / Glow-worm (Movement on 35 mm film), 2010. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 15 ½ x 23 inches each, 15 ½ x 95 inches overall.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Kiangs 2005, 2007, b&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 13 ½ x 19 ½ inches. Right: Schwarm (Blässgänse) / Swarm (White fronted Geese), 2004. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ½ x 7 inches each. German Bight at N 54 00 20, E 6 48 10, 10.29.2003, 8.32 - 8.34 (UTC).
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Kiangs, 2005, 2007, b&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 13 ½ x 19 ½ inches. Right: Schwarm (Blässgänse) / Swarm (White fronted Geese), 2004. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 9 ½ x 7 inches each. German Bight at N 54 00 20, E 6 48 10, 10.29.2003, 8.32 – 8.34 (UTC).

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Regen (Rain), 2003. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 14 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches. Right: Schneckengehäuse (Seashells), 2011. Photogram, silver gelatin print, unique. 39 ¼ x 31 ¼ inches.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Regen (Rain), 2003. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 14 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches. Right: Schneckengehäuse (Seashells), 2011. Photogram, silver gelatin print, unique. 39 ¼ x 31 ¼ inches.

 

Regen (Rain), 2003. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 14 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches.
Regen (Rain), 2003. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 14 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.

 

Tiber, 2011. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 15 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches each.
Tiber, 2011. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 15 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Untitled (On photosynthesis), 2009. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 11 ½ x 15 ½ inches each. Right: Zur Photosynthese (On photosynthesis), 2009. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 40 ½ x 30 inches.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Untitled (On photosynthesis), 2009. 6 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 11 ½ x 15 ½ inches each. Right: Zur Photosynthese (On photosynthesis), 2009. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 40 ½ x 30 inches.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Zur Photosynthese (On Photosynthesis), 2009. 3 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 11 ¾ x 9 ¼ inches, 9 ½ x 7 inches, 9 ½ x 7 inches. Right: Transmission 1-6, 2009. 6 foliograms on paper, silver gelatin prints. 41 x 31 ¾ inches each.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Zur Photosynthese (On Photosynthesis), 2009. 3 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 11 ¾ x 9 ¼ inches, 9 ½ x 7 inches, 9 ½ x 7 inches. Right: Transmission 1-6, 2009. 6 foliograms on paper, silver gelatin prints. 41 x 31 ¾ inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.

 

Stadtstrukturen (Urban structures), 2004-2005. 8 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 11 ¾ x 9 ½ inches each.
Stadtstrukturen (Urban structures), 2004-2005. 8 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 11 ¾ x 9 ½ inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Schwammtürme (Spongetowers), 1997. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 30 ¾ x 21 inches each. Right: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (shoes, coral), 1995. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 ½ x 16 ½ inches each.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Schwammtürme (Spongetowers), 1997. 4 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 30 ¾ x 21 inches each. Right: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (shoes, coral), 1995. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 ½ x 16 ½ inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (deer), 1995. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 ¼ x 17 ¼ inches each. Right: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (sponge, flamingo), 1997. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 x 28 ¾ inches each.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (deer), 1995. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 ¼ x 17 ¼ inches each. Right: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (sponge, flamingo), 1997. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 x 28 ¾ inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (horse), 1997. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 27 ½ x 41 inches. Right: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (tattoo, fish), 1995. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 ¼ x 17 ¼ inches each.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center. Left: Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (horse), 1997. B&w photograph, silver gelatin print. 27 ½ x 41 inches. Right:
Symmetrie & Körperbau (Symmetry & Architecture of the Body) (tattoo, fish), 1995. 2 b&w photographs, silver gelatin prints. 21 ¼ x 17 ¼ inches each.

 

Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.
Jochen Lempert, installation view, Rochester Art Center.