Eleni Wittbrodt, Jiffy, 2021, installation view, found images, b/w offset print on paper in an edition of 400, transparent tape, variable dimensions













































Eleni Wittbrodt on Jiffy, 2021, 06:29 min.



Eleni Wittbrodt, Bild 4, 2020, digital photograph of: Rebikoff, D. & Weizsäcker, R. (1950). Neue Wege der Blitzlicht-Technik
 
Jiffy colloquially describes a very short space of time. In quantum physics it is also a measurement which defines the amount of time it takes for light to travel one fermi, which is approximately the size of a nucleon. One fermi is 10−15 meters, so a jiffy is about 3 × 10−24 seconds.

Eleni Wittbrodt (*1990, Bonn, Germany) lives and works in Glasgow, UK. She completed a Diplom in Fine Art at Kunsthochschule Mainz (Germany), in the classes of Tamara Grcic and John Skoog, and went on to study a Masters of Fine Art Practice at the Glasgow School of Art (UK), graduating in 2019. Eleni Wittbrodt's work has recently been shortlisted for the Emy-Roeder-Prize (2020) and was previously awarded bursaries from Cusanuswerk (2016-2019) and Deutschlandstipendium (2015-2016).

Curated by Vivien Kämpf and Lucy Rose Nixon.
The exhibition can be viewed externally 24/7 and online.

Copyright and courtesy of the artist and L187. Photos by Esra Klein and L187.

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