A landscape that reflects itself. A moment that collapses the sensual and the intellectual. To see past the junk pile of the present into a single event – the nothing that is. Out of nothing comes a work, partly inaccessible, breaking with both past and future at the moment of concentration.
I am a land artist but I do not do landscapes. There is a big problem with the notion of a landscape. (I will discuss this in another blog entry). I am interested in materials but as a painter I cannot access a ground that is unmediated – painters are definitely caught into the correlation,Continue reading “Thoughts on Painting”
It is as if the land was perceiving itself. The mirror is a symbol of perception. It is a kind of cadre: it presents itself as an embodiment of reflectivity. I am interested in a scene where myself as a figure no longer appears but is nevertheless implied in its absence. What may the sceneContinue reading “Reflections”