Monthly Archives: November 2012

Contingency of the interesting self portrait

The  work of this  moment being to prepare commentary through Mieka Bal’s Quoting Carravaggio has only advanced to page 33 of her text. What she discusses here is Caravaggio’s Doubting Thomas in which the hand of said subject is held to Christs wound. The hand is in the characteristic Michelangelo God the Father position which [...]

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Proto Photo Designated Design Pi Tipi & Generally Talking Story About God.

These posts evolve around an article I work on to submit to the Drawing Research Center, theme being the idea of art criciticising critics… I start with “Quoting Carravavagio- by Mieke Bal who works the thesis of art as dialectical and chooses Carravagio.. because she is such a scholar and authority on “narrative”- my interest [...]

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Difficult Break

” Old things in a new way or new things in an old way per Erick Fischle”… seems you cant do new things in a new way tho cuz they just are… In these drawings I introduced a mark I dont usually use name a lateral one. This for me is a disturbing activity because [...]

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Meta Kosmos

  The Greek word for, essentially, “thing” is Kosmos ie everything about it- I mention, because one tries to get beyond the identification to image in art. In seeing how one’s art is a commentary on the art experience from within arts own  language of excellence( “arete” )the idea of language seems to impute to [...]

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Occludia

                      In these drawings I am collecting the diagonals of a painting in relation to a dark zone that subtracts the normal stabilization of say a perspective reference. In this I am quoting from Caravaggio’s  St Lucy by also relating it to a verticality of [...]

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