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Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Alfred Weidinger

Kris Lemsalu

Born in 1985, Tallinn, Estonia

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Overview

Kris Lemsalu’s practice is filled with eccentric colours, shamans, talismans, kitsch imagery and materials such as clothing, food and animal pelts. Working in installation, sculpture and performance, the Estonian artist’s works deny categorization and invite ritualistic catharsis of life and death, beauty and pain. Mimicking the formlessness of life itself, her works and performances transcend structure into absurdist mix of textures and materials; with cheap rubber bags being attached to precio...Read more