GUMMIGESICHT 2015
Acrylic on Paper

42 cm x 59 cm & 21 cm x 29,7 cm


Gummigesicht is the name of a traditional toy from the German Democratic Republic. Gummigesicht means "rubber-face"hinting to the face of the puppet made out of rubber and the body made out of cotton. Although almost every child had one at home, nobody remembers where it comes from.