800 Portraits / Porträts Dresden
A speculative art project by Christopher Haley Simpson

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Käthe Raeder was responsible
for this year's Schaubuden Summer
aerial decoration. She hung an
orange evening dress in the centre
which was chased by a swarm of
desierious white undershirts.

I think that orange must be her
favourite colour, for here she
wears a hand made orange felt
top and angular lapelled jacket.

Käthe seems to me beautifully
Nordic. I could imagine her being

I'd like to do a painting of
Matthias Macht, the drummer
in my studio, who almost seems like
an unbeknown brother to her,
due to the nature of his straight
blonde hair.

Matthias has an exotic bright red
Hawaii shirt which he ought to
wear for me.