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.