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"Wahrheit und Fiktion; -Verbrechen und Leidenschaft („truth and fiction; Crime and passion“)" 1999

Christian Meyer

6 digital prints, each 0,6 m x 0,8 m, ink-jet, glossy paper, laminated 

"Oden an Ode 1" (door), 

"Oden an Ode 2 (door 2)

“Oden an Ode 3" (door 3)

"Oden an Ode 4" (Ode and the evil),

"thieves 1" (the gambler, George Chatman), 

"thieves 2" (The Beautiful, Shirley Pitts)


In the poster series by artist Christian Meyer quotations from several thrillers including superheroes of movies and TV-shows, as well as victims and offenders are brought together. Truth and fiction, fake and reality mangle and at the same time the artwork humorously refers to the daily life of the police

The artwork was developed in the course of the project “Artistical Interior Design”.

16 artists redesigned the police department building in Bremen on a sustained basis.


Participants: Jobst von Berg, Nicholas Bodde, Remiguisz Borda, Ulrike Böhmelmann, Kirsten Brünjes, Herwig Gillerke, Maike Hartwig, Gabriele Konsor, Andree Korpys / Markus Löffler, Ralph Kull, Christian Meyer, Ahmad Motiee, Joachim Pohlenk, Frank Riepe, Barbara Wagner


Bremer Polizei Kunst

Herausgeber: Städtische Galerie im Buntentor, Bremen 2000
Jahr: 2000


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