In connection with the Copenhagen Photo Festival, Eksrummet are presenting the group exhibition Trope, with artists Lotte Agger, Christian Bang Jensen, Kristine Hymøller, Bo Mølgaard and Laila Svensgaard. The exhibition Trophe, examines the special technical and aesthetic possibilities expressed through fotogravure technique.  

Under construction og  Under construction-Mud, Under constructionThe Palette-Self- Portrait belongs to screenshots from video collages that interpret urban beautification. At the same time they are  a registration of the palette’s presentation in a public space. The images shows  different stages in demolition and construction phase of urban renewal,  likewise they refer to the internal and external factors that affect our self-image and identity. likewise they refers to the internal and external factors that affect our self-image and the identity that characterizes the person as different from others.

The motifs stem from two overlapped videos, filmed in Gellerupparken during remodeling 2018 and videos from makeup tutorials found on the internet. Likewise, they are in various ways a registration of the palette’s presentation in a public space.

The edited  material  never became  videos, but the motifs  taken in the editing process selected from screenshots have found their form in the processed digital video material and in the tactile expression that digital-photography adds.