Gerhard Richter at Tate Modern… an observation…

At the Gerhard Richter show I noted this Tate Modern writing next to one of the works;

‘…paint sometimes obscures the subject and elsewhere draws us to notice the peculiarity of a mundane image.’

I agree with the statement… but I do find it interesting they felt there was a need to write it… and even stranger that when I wanted to photograph the text I was told not to, although there was no work of art within the frame… so power to the pen and the notebook, no way could the guard deny me that.


About Andrea Jespersen

I am a visual artist with a practice that explores how conceptual deliberations and the hand made can co-exist. Check my website for documentation of artworks.

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