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Marlene Dumas at Tate Modern

There is a deathly stillness to Marlene Dumas’ paintings.  They are like mug shots or crimes, the details long forgotten, or bodies laid out on a mortuary slab.   809 more words

Against the Wall



I had a certain angle in mind when I drew this but as I got down to the bottom half it just went out the window so it’s a little weird. 58 more words

Sketches

Het wuivende kind van Marlene Dumas

Door één van de schilderijen van Marlene Dumas’ recente tentoonstelling in Amsterdam werd ik vooral verrast [1]. Ik ken haar zwaarbeladen beelden van mensen en lichamen die in zichzelf gekeerd en zonder context gegeven zijn, alsof ze wil laten zien dat de afwezigheid die de dode kenmerkt in feite de… 398 more words

Stay High!

“I’m home again, I won the war, now I am behind the door. I try so hard obey the law and see the meaning of this all” 630 more words

Photo Friday: Up Against the Wall

Frankie has about a half-dozen “favorite” places that he likes to nap. One of them is on the patio blocking the cat door. Recently Chris and Puck decided to join Frankie and they all lined up against the wall.