Jodie Carey

The Daily Mail - Arrangement Three

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The Daily Mail - Arrangement Three
Jodie Carey
The Daily Mail - Arrangement Three
2005
Newspaper stained with blood, tea and coffee, wire, oasis, concrete urn.
185 x 110 cm
Death, here, has entered the realm of chat around the breakfast table. The blood suggests something darker: evoking the suffering body, it nods to the reality of illness and bodily decay, running as a counterpoint to the flowers’ elision of the actuality of the end of life.

Text by Ben Street

     
 


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