Prinz Gholam, My Sweet Country (Olympieion), 2017, HD Video, sound, 16:9, ed. 3/3 + 2 A.P., 35 min (Vimeo link on request). The video is the results of a five week working period in Athens on the site of the Temple Of Olympian Zeus (Olympieion). The video is closely related to the performance „My Sweet Country“ which was presented at documenta 14 in Athens (April - July, 2017).
Prinz Gholam, Similitude, 2018, variable duration. Performance on the occasion of ‘Dancing with Myself’, at Punta della Dogana, Venice, Italy (Photo: Matteo De Fina).
Prinz Gholam, Similitude (Pan Siringa Orfeo Euridice), 2018, colored pencil on paper, 122 x 86 cm.
Prinz Gholam, Similitude (Bras Noir), 2018, colored pencil on paper, 122 x 86 cm.
View of 'Speaking of Pictures', Prinz Gholam's exhibition at Galerie Jocelyn Wolff, Paris, France, 2018.
Prinz Gholam, Speaking of Pictures, drawing for display of Paul Bette Nécropole du Céramique / monument funéraire de Dionysos de Kollytos 1891-1835, 2017, pencil and adhesive mounting corners on paper, 42 x 29,7 cm.
Prinz Gholam, Speaking of Pictures (24./29. April), 2017, HD Video, with sound, 16:9, ed. 1/3 + 2 A.P., 35 min (Vimeo link on request). The video was taken at Lutherplatz (Kassel) while working on 'Speaking of Pictures', performance on the occasion of documenta 14, Kassel, Germany, 2017.
View of 'Speaking of Pictures', Prinz Gholam's presentation at Museum für Sepulkralkultur, on the occasion of documenta 14, Kassel, Germany, 2017. First work on the right: Prinz Gholam, Œdipe et le Sphinx, June 2016, pencil on paper, 172 x 122 cm.
Prinz Gholam, Diener, April 2015, pencil on paper, 122 x 86 cm.
Prinz Gholam, Two Citharas, 2015, zithers, video loop and sound, unique, durations: 19 min (left zither) and 23 min. 17 sec. (right zither), 56 x 30 x 5 cm.
Prinz Gholam, Triple Hecate, 2013, recorded in situ performance (color, sound, loop), 2 channel videos (on LCD screens, loop), plexiglass, edition 1/2 + 2 A.P., performance duration: 33 min approx., videos durations: 8 min 03 (left) and 11 min 03 (right), two plexiglass plinths: 40 x 60 x 35 cm each.
Prinz Gholam, DAVID GOLIATH a transmission (the ability to draw), 2013, graphite on paper and photograph, drawing 1: 120 x 98 cm, drawing 2: 122 x 172 cm, photograph: 122 x 199 cm.
Born in Germany & Lebanon
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany
Wolfgang Prinz was born in Leutkirch, Germany, in 1969. Michel Gholam was born in Beirut, Lebanon, in 1963. They met in 1993 and work together since 2001.