Fred&Ferry Gallery 2022-2023

Antoine Waterkeyn

As a result, the light clashes. Is it reflected? Absorbed? Or is it in fact burning from behind the image? The iridescent paint initially might outshine everything else on the surface, at a glance, but, as Marcel Duchamps said in a 1966 interview, “the retina is only a door that you open to go further.”

Antoine Waterkeyn, “Ein bisschen Goethe, Ein bisschen Bonaparte”, Fred&Ferry Gallery, Antwerp (03.09-01.10.2022)
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