TamunaSirbiladze

发布日期:2020-07-22   作者:亚洲杯外围   已浏览: 107次

TamunaSirbiladze’spaintings,fast,expressionisticcanvasesdepictingabstractshapesandnakedfemalefiguresinthemidstofbodilyfunctions,conveyanintimate,unavoidablephysicality.

BorninGeorgiaandbasedinVienna,SirbiladzecouldbesaidtobechannellingsomeoftheVienneseActionists’subversivespirit.Shepaintsunromanticisedimagesoffacelesswomennaked,bleeding,defecatingandvomiting,akindofscrapbookofactsthatarenotparticularlytaboonowbutaren’tthemostobvioussubjectsforartiststoexploreintheirworks.There’sarawfranknesstohercharactersthatgoesbeyondtheircrude,puerilefiguration;theyatonceconflatetheimageryofpornographyandprimevalritualwithinscenesthathintatthediaristicandatawiderangeofemotionalstates.

Thereisalwayssomethingordinary,somethinghumorous,somethingmelancholyandsomethingsinisterinherpaintings.Map4–GotTooMuchLASunshowsthebodyofanakedwomanonabeach,completelysunburntandcrimson(evenherheadandpubichair),bendingoveranabstractshapewitharchedarmsandlegs,butstillwistfullylookingovertothebluewavesandtheskyonthehorizon.

Map3–BeingLeftThereisamoremodestdepictionofafigurekissingtheairtotheright,butmoresinisterlyholdingacartoonish,hotpinkbonebehindherback,likeaclub.Map2andMap3includeunflinchingpaintingsofawoman’sbuttocksduringtheactofdefecationandpenetration,acrosswhichtexthasbeenpaintedinbrightneoncolours,likegraffiti.

Theexactmeaningofthesearrestingworksisleftopen,blurredandmadeevenmoreambiguousbytheiroftenpoetictitles.SirbiladzeisalsothewidowofartistFranzWest,andthetwooftencollaboratedonprojects.TextbyLupeNùñez-Fernández