Methods of Destruction: Lucrezia Borgia, 2012, pencil on paper, hot type, 153 x 120 cm, framed
Genie/Untersuchungen, 2008/2009, watercolor on different papers, 100 x 800 cm
Irrige Vorstellungen Kausaler Zusammenhänge#04/ Kubismus und Alkohol, 2014

About Jana Gunstheimer and NOVA PORTA

About Jana Gunstheimer "It is one of the curious paradoxes of anthropology that to become an 'expert' on a particular culture it is first necessary to be completely ignorant of it - to be a total foreigner. Why should this be so? The conventional answer is that it is only the encounter with the alien that renders culture visible at all. Our own culture is like our own nose. We do not see it because it is in front of our very eyes (...) The anthropologist working at home is thus in a...  [more]