Is «light» able to absorb and depict a picture-message? The central object of the picture series “Lux Incognita” is a cube, which gives the light its shape. The luminous cube, which clearly sets itself apart from the remaining image area, suggests a deeper level of interpretation. The interaction of the protagonists with the cube creates a new, surrealistic reality. In doing so, the surrealism contrasts strongly with the authentic and minimalistic seeming background.