Berlin based artist/photographer Andrea Grützner’s first US solo exhibition opens at Julie Saul Gallery

Julie Saul Gallery announces Berlin based artist/photographer Andrea Grützner’s first US solo exhibition. Working with the analog process, and assorted mirrors and gels, Grützner creates straight color photgraphs that are at the same time abstract and representational, ambiguous and descriptive. The title and subject of the exhibition, Erbgericht (Guesthouse), is a specific traditional village guesthouse in the eastern part of Germany. Grützner grew up near an Erbgericht in the village of Polenz, east of Dresden. One family has owned this specific guesthouse for five generations since 1889. She tells of the big old house, full of nooks and crannies, whose corners and and objects have the memories of generations attached to them. It’s a collage of material built over generations. Erbgericht continues the abstract language of László Moholy-Nagy and

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