A Brief Non-Steampug-Related Interlude

I just completed this:

Intrusion #1

With this painting (and those that will follow it), I’m trying to get back to some basic aesthetic experimentation.  In this case, the test-subject is the interaction of organic and inorganic elements, particularly the intrusion of organic elements into inorganic spaces, and vice versa.

The resulting confrontation is to be approached in an animistic spirit, with both object and space invested with intentionality- that is to say, the object exists actively; it regards its surroundings and, by the same token, its surroundings regard it.  This remains however an essentially aesthetic project, and so a secondary concern emerges: intentionality as an aesthetic quality.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s