Jürgen Bartsch aka Ich Kenne Kein Weinachten
1991

The Candyman

A metal table with glass top. Through the glass you see the inside of the table, covered with almond and sugar candy. Also you see the inside of the (locked) drawer, it holds a pair of handcuffs, a hunting knife and some kind of strangling tube. This work refers to serial killer Dean Corll aka The Candyman.


Metal, glass, candy, mixed media, 90cm x 100cm x 70cm.
Collection of Didier Casimiro.


Shown at:
  • True Crime Art in Galerie Transit, Leuven, Belgium, 1991.
  • Wunschmaschinen II in Schloss Wolkersdorf, Wolkersdorf, Austria, 1993.
  • Crime in Art in Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow, Kraków, Poland, 2014.
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