moved from its ponsonby location to
the premises of its famous studio
17 chamberlain street grey lynn
saskia baetens-van gils
"The rules of our morality are not the conclusions of our reason" (1)
Objectively the work deals with the incidental, those moments which are neither framed nor memorised. The artist presents a diorama of king Midas, colouring the ordinary, past the familiar. If every decision is either "Subjective or strategic", the subject seems both mundane and spectacular and we are left with the inkling that this is the strategy.
"I should be able to write about nothing if I can talk about nothing. So what does that mean? But..."
Saskia Baetens - Van Gils
(1) David Hume. Treatise of Human Nature Book III Part I Section I
changed gallery hours:
wed - fri: 2:00 - 4:00pm sat: 10:00am - 2:00pm
lithographs monotypes drawings paintings sculpture
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