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#12. Geoff Hands writes on Bridget Riley at DLWP

Bridget Riley, The Curve Paintings 1961 – 2014 is at theDe La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea, until 6th September 2015

Serial Thriller

Even an English… 1,468 more words

Bridget Riley

Deutschland, 39°C

Heat comes with its own routines.

Every morning we wake up, close the windows, shut the blinds. During the day we search for the coolest places- high in the mountains, the refrigerated section of the supermarket, the swimming pool before school finishes and whirls of of children fill the water shouting ‘Clara Angela Jonas Maria Daniel!’. 245 more words


I dislike photography that seeks self-consciously to be ‘painterly'; still less paintings that aspire to photorealism. A photographer is not a painter, and a painter is not a photographer, and to pretend otherwise is to diminish that which gives each form its meaning. 210 more words


Optical illusion

Optical illusions are exactly what they sound like, what you see is not what is really there! Your eye sees something and sends a picture to your brain which identifies what it thinks it is… but it might not be what was actually there in front of you. 204 more words