Dirk Skreber

It Rocks Us So Hard Ho Ho Ho 3

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It Rocks Us So Hard Ho Ho Ho 3
Dirk Skreber
It Rocks Us So Hard Ho Ho Ho 3
2002
Oil on Canvas
160 x 280cm
Skreber obsessively painted cars wrapped around poles before moving onto the real thing. “Although I was satisfied with the paintings, I wanted to go closer to the material reality of my subject. I started thinking about a simulated crash, which was staged according to my sculptural vision… While making these works my concern was not at all about accidents but rather to use a massive and completely real transfer of energy as an opening door to a perspective on the flow of physical laws and metaphysical energies, loading and unloading, transforming and retransforming like batteries or spiritual bodies.”

     
 


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