Hans-Jürgen Mayer, 50 years

  wertstoff I - about the joys and misfortunes of collecting, Munich, Germany 
  2015 portraits of extreme collectors - city-wide poster action in Munich

Portraits and the personal stories of each of seven extreme collectors (so-called hoarders), which were presented on 500 posters (size A0 and A1) at 200 venues around Munich for six weeks. For the first time, partition walls of political elections were used for art with the event title "wild placarding". The portraits are part of the projects series "wertstoff", which is concerned with the way we deal with objects, from recycling and repair to design of the future.

  information I pdf german

Project partner and sponsors
Munich waste management company (AWM) and H-Team e. V.


Joseph Konrad (Künstlername), 54 years

Johanna Kerschner, 81 years

Ursula Poeverlein, 50 years

Eberhard Stefan, 71 years

Kai Alexander Oster, 50 years

Eckart Krüger, 55 years