In the work parts a play of words in the title hints to the two meanings that one can sense - a part, as in a technical part, in this case - an oversized zipper part. As well as a part - assuming a role in a theater play, playing a part. In a theatrical setting similar to a museum of ethnology dramatically lit vitrine, the mask-like marble zippers resemble an ensemble engaging in a conversation.

  • Made while on residency in the Untersberg quarry in Salzburg, Austria
  • Photos © Sarah Hablütztel