Have you touched nature even once?
We walk into a forest.
Yet all we do is walk into another carefully constructed environment.
Viewed from above, this illusion becomes blatant. Over 50% of Germanys total area is used for agriculture. This includes the forests we perceive as natural, but which are a in truth carefully constructed habitats, cultural landscapes that we have mislabelled and misunderstood.
(your) nature is fake uses satellite technology as a neutral, unbiased observer to confront our almost fairly-tale like understanding of a natural habitat.
Deconstructing these images by using an old cartographic printing process on glass, folded over and manipulated, they are brought back to the places they depict – a staged confrontation between perception and reality.