BERG UND TAL ALWAYS CRASHING CULTIVATION, VEGETATION TREES & CITIES HEAVENS & HORIZONS CONTENT TRAKL WORKS RESIN, MOULD ON WOOD WORKS ON PAPER BODYPOP LE PROJÉT DU TUPPER   distant sky Drive safely, Darling (2018) icecreamasmaincourset (2018) hotspot (2018) push the sky away  (2018) push the sky away (2018) AufdemLand (2016) push the sky away (2018) palm, tree, changes (2018) hunt (2018) hereyouare (2018) Bonjour, Fabienne (2018) balancing (2018) Phoenix  (2018) meta morphosis (2018) the other side (2018) copyright SILVIA SUN 2018 Please click to enlarge galerie markus thiele linz gallery silvia sun berghammer popart Language, writing and music play an important role in Sun's work. The current images pass through segments of a street sign painted in orange neon letters: It is a reassuring call to the people of Hawaii to remain calm on the occasion of a panic-inducing nuclear false alarm - "There is no threat" - there is no danger. "The world is in its existence as threatened as never before. Great care is needed to survive real and metaphorical journeys. The works were inspired by Nick Cave: “Push the Sky Away”, Jarvis Cocker, “Drive Safely, Darling”, Chilly Gonzales, Jarvis Cocker: “Room 29 Silvia Sun's "Drive safely, Darling" series takes us on an imaginary journey through an elusive present, inspired by devastating storms and catastrophes. As once for Hamlet, time seems to have gotten out of hand.  Fragility and uncertainty about the future of the individual as well as the global one are growing. Silvia Sun's works are a commentary on the current state of the world. The images, produced in contrasting tones and different techniques, depict skies, horizons, crumbling facades of civilization, threatened, devastated paradises with bent, curved palms that defy tropical storms, with stray animals, seekers, and survivors - a current variant of Milton's “Paradise lost ". Drive safely, Darling DRIVE SAFELY, DARLING