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“I have been working on a series recently, called Dwellings, in which I create collages of houses which I have photographed on my travels (mostly in the U.S., but also on a trip to Australia for Christmas). I think this series stems from the immigrant experience, from wanting to understand how people live here. There is an incredibly diverse range of domestic architectural styles across the U.S. and within New York” — Liesl Pfeffer
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About the Artist

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Originally from Brisbane, Australia, Liesl Pfeffer (b.1979) is an artist living and working in Berlin, Germany. Whether working in photography or textiles, Liesl is interested in the act of dissecting and reconstructing in order to achieve new meaning. In her photographs, Liesl constructs images of the natural and built environment using analog darkroom techniques, still-life photography and collage. Liesl’s textile works are composed of machine pieced and hand-quilted cotton sewn into both large and small tapestries. Inspired by marine signal flags used to communicate at great distances while at sea, Liesl’s textile works are an investigation in language and personal symbology.

From the Journal

From the Journal

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  • At Uprise
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  • Our founder, Tze Chun, lists her favorite art gift ideas so you can be "that" wedding guest - the one with the best gift.
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  • Meet
  • Liesl Pfeffer
  • Australian-turned-Brooklynite Liesl Pfeffer chats with us about the immigrant experience in her Dwellings series, influences on her practice, and the best parts of her neighborhood.
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  • At Home
  • A Brooklyn gem
  • In search of a bright refresh, this young family turned to our friends at A.Jennison Interiors to bring new energy to their Carroll Gardens condo.
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  • Inside the Studio
  • Visit with Liesl Pfeffer
  • As an Australian navigating Berlin, Liesl Pfeffer explores the nuances of language and communication through her latest textile works.

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