On Abstraction In the world of painting “nature” had been about the conquest of the exterior world. That is what was achieved in painting by the artists of the Renaissance onward, achieving illusionistic and illustrative qualities – amplifying the Florentine masters who set conquest to reality. These painters had found the embodied thing, but they […]
For quite some time now I have been writing in order to flesh-out some concepts that may be attached to my work in the arts. The saying “Don’t talk painter, paint” has continually chimed in my head as I’ve attempted to formulate some thoughts, and I am not yet sure if my texts have come […]
Shall it appear that the origin of representation is in its opposite? – death. Could it be that the rift between life/death is the condition of possibility for representation? Is it out of this oppositional binary that representation seems possible and comes into being? The unfolding of representation directs itself towards that general equivalence: the […]
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