"I remember when I was a young boy around 8 years old. Lying in my bed before falling asleep, a feeling often came to me that my body parts were not the same in size and shape as I saw them during the day. Sometimes, my thumb would turn into the size of a house and my hips became slim like a needle. This fantasy became so vivid that at times I had to open my eyes just to confirm that it was not real."
It was at this stage that Johannes started to become aware of the different kinds of worlds in life - one you can see, one you cannot; a rational objective reality and an inner reality in which we experience and exist, both equally true. His sculptures are his suggestion for this internal space.
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