Andrea Tippel - Ich und Sie (TA160) excerpt by TOCHNIT ALEPH published on 2019-10-13T23:52:04Z Andrea Tippel ICH UND SIE - ein Roman aus dreibuchstabigen Wörtern - 2CD, Tochnit Aleph TA160, November 2019 - “Ich und Sie - ein Roman aus dreibuchstabigen Wörtern“ (Me and Her - a novel of three-letter-words) by german conceptual Artist Andrea Tippel (1945-2012) was a work she started in 1993 and finished in 2009. As the title suggests the novel consists entirely of three-letter-words. - "The sketchbook version of the novel comprises 123 pages, and of these 97 pages were finished already in 1993. Another four pages were composed in 1995, 15 pages in March 1999, and seven further pages between 2007 and 2009. Andrea Tippel takes leave in the last pages of her recently deceased friends, among these Tomas Schmit, Ludwig Gosewitz, and Emmett Williams. The novel appeared in various printed and recorded versions: just like a work in progress, Andrea Tippel also performed the novel in sections between 1994 and 2009 at her kitchen table. (…)“ - excerpt from the liner-notes by Marc Schulz - "Here is a tale, a brilliant tale, one cannot deny, which, even as it astounds us through her persever- ance, drives us crazy with a foreboding that this may well be an endless tale. And perhaps this purely personal response to the Speaking Art of Andrea Tippel may well have amused its creator who often found meanings which, understandably or not, had eluded others. (…)“ - Dorothy Iannone "The Speaking Art of Andrea Tippel“ (excerpt) - Special pre-order edition of 50 copies now available! http://www.tochnit-aleph.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=4545 .