AMPLIANDO EL PANORAMA – LO BELLO DE LO FEO
Les presentamos el trabajo de Derrengueta.
Celeste Mountjoy, es una artista canadiense.
Este es un artista argentino, Juan Vegetal
“In America thereʼs no philosophy of preventative care. In the UK thereʼs an empathy directed towards the patient. In the US, you get ill and you lose your home. Iʼm a messenger for the future telling the British people what itʼs going to be like when the NHS is fully privatised.” Press release.
“In a new exhibition of watercolour works by the young artist, the paintings’ aesthetic grace is often a way to deal with the violence that surrounds us. Beautiful work that deals with ugly subjects.” Felix Petty, Just enough violence: Phoebe Collings-James and the failure of representation. i-d.vice.com 2016
“Ugly Nefertiti is currently trending on Twitter, where outraged Egyptians have expressed views ranging from the grave (“This is an insult to Nefertiti and to every Egyptian”) to the cheekily apt (“I guess this is what she looked like four days after she died”). As The Guardian opined, “Egypt has had a revolution, and we should emulate it. We need a revolution against bad public art.”
“Because of their disrupted surfaces and expressive distortions, Cézanne’s paintings were considered extremely ugly, at a time when the idea of ugliness was becoming a central issue in the discussion of progressive painting.”