Hartung | Trenz

Hartung Trenz. INTERFERENCE Tunis 2018. Photo Jennifer Braun (2)
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Hartung Trenz. INTERFERENCE Tunis 2018. Photo Jennifer Braun (1)
Photos: Jennifer Braun, Detlef Hartung.

INTERFERENCE Work: Decoding.

The large-scale architecture projection is based on the text of the Tunisian constitution from 2014. The French version is translated into the computer code “base64”. It is the base of the main animation, in addition, there are some Arabic phrases highlighted in the animation applied on the facade of the city administration at Tunis’ Kasbah.

INTERFERENCE Site: The municipality of the city of Tunis.

LINK

hartung-trenz.de/2018/tunis/decoding

Photos: INTERFERENCE Archive.

Hartung // Trenz

For more than twenty years Detlef Hartung and Georg Trenz have been creating architectural interventions with typography. In their spatial projections, they explore the relationship between text, image, public space, light and sensory perception. With their textual projections, they have animated buildings such as churches, theaters, and galleries. Their facades or interiors appear to be set in constant transformation due to the interaction of the projected content, the architectural structures and the viewers’ position … MORE

EXHIBITIONS [Selection]

2018 | Cologne [de], COLLUMINA
2017 | Halifax [ca], RESPONSIVE
2017 | Djerba [tn], SeeDjerba
2016 | Tunis [de], INTERRENCE
2016 | Frankfurt [de], LUMINALE
2015 | Adelaide [au], BLINC
Since 1998 | regular exhibition activity, mainly in Europe
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EDUCATION [Selection]

Detlef Hartung
1985 – 1991 | Munich [de], Studies of Fine Art
1979 – 1984 | Munich [de], Studies in Mechanical Engineering
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Georg Trenz
1988-1994 | Munich [de], Studies of Fine Art
1982-1986 | Munich [de], Studies of Design
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BIOGRAPHIES

Detlef Hartung
Lives and works in Cologne [de]
1967 | moved to Germany
1958 | Born [ve]
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Georg Trenz
Lives and works in Munich [de]
Since 1997 | Munich [de], teaching design in several schools
1962 | Born in Munich [de]
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LINKS

hartung-trenz.de
Vimeo
Wikipedia

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