What makes us different from others and what this difference actually looks like? That are questions Gramm always asks himself. So he started started to take pictures since 5 years old and has never stopped to realize that it does not make him different but enable him to see the difference between people.
Actually Johannes Gramm is a painter. A few months ago, through his drawing and the deep interest in the image, portrait or self-portrait, the idea came upon his mind to create a picture of a person with the things in which their life is embedded. Things that are typical for a generation or a region, things that tell the story of a family and things by which, the smell of almost forgotten places comes back to one’s nose.
He believes that the sum of the collected things and their history creates a picture that shows aspects of portraiture. That is to him a bit of magic. And this magic show us: In spite of all differences, we are more or less the same. We all are the things that cross our life path.
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