Highlights from Art Basel 2012: Gallery Eva Presenhuber
Doug Aitken, More More More More, 2012
This reminds me a little bit of the John Chamberlain sculpture I posted earlier.
Loving in a World of Desire
MDF, steel, air blower, beach ball
98.5 x98.5 x32 in.
At first I was pleasantly surprised how different this is from his other work
Then I thought ‘this must mean that Damien Hirst and Jeff Koons order their ideas from the same Art Idea Catalogue’! (Which made me think there somewhere is a IDEA, you know, like IKEA, where high profile artists can shop for generic-but-still-kind-of-designer ideas. And would I love to have that catalogue. And then, well, I should probably make that myself… mmh, OK.
Thom Puckey is incredible; such a diverse oeuvre.
Erwin Wurm at Glasstress 2011 discussing about working with glass and a medium.
(-this is a reminder that i need to post my thoughts on the Erwin Wurm exhibition i saw-)