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Thursday, June 02, 2005


Contemporary Art Cliche Sighting No. 1: Making symmetrical images out of your face and hands!

Gilbert and George do it. A guy in Belgium did it in the 90s, as shown in a video piece in this exhibit with his hands and a piece of tin foil, which he manipulated to fashion ever-shifting Roschasch-like silver blots. Which another guy in this book also does, but with clay. I wish I could give you their names, but I'm at work, see.