Thursday, January 31, 2013

Save Me

"[Title of work], a safe buoy floating above a prominent dark mauve backdrop, emerges as a real existing presence and uncompromising contradiction on visual. The object enlightens itself to be a display of a deceiving construct, revealing its true form through traces of paint. In view of this, [the artist] carries out a performative exploration of duration and its relationship to ideas of time and space through a profound investigation of painting."


"Modern empires have strategically used exhibitionary power to stage self-representations of its regime as cultural experiences."