“In late November last year, I received a text message from my friend Philipp Keel. “I’m seeing David Hockney in Los Angeles next week,” he said. “Do you want to come along?” Ignoring all the sensible reasons not to embark on a trip from Berlin halfway around the world, I went and booked a ticket straightaway.”
The next 4 days Christoph spent walking the city, drawing, and hoping that the meeting would actually take place.
This series are on view at the solo show “Hopes and Dreams” at Ziehersmith Gallery in NYC through December 21, 2018.
An artist book with the story and all the images is available here.