Artist book, together with John L Tran

Photographies of a brothel in Yokohama, Japan, which was deserted 20 years ago and never ever entered since. Lottery scratch off- print is is printed over the photographs, and on top of this the life stories of the prosititutes who once worked here. The viewer must scratch off the life stories in order to see the photographs.

DinA5, 32 pages, book design Franziska Nast, concept and idea Verena Issel, photographs John L Tran and Verena Issel. Hamburger Kulturbehörde, 2016.