3 days ago
Swipe ➡️ “everything that is made now is made for public consumption and it makes it all so anodyne. it's rather like this ghastly government we have in this country. the whole thing's a kind of anodyne way of making money. i suppose one doesn't have to be jolted as such to be interested, to be moved. one can be persuaded or convinced by something without it actually shocking one's sensibility. and i am sure that people have come to accept images that begin by seeming extremely violent, war pictures for instance.”
‘untitled (pope)’, 1954. oil on canvas.