Maandstonden van Gerda
Drawing, 27.5 x 21.5 cm.
Materials: blood, pencil on paper
Collection: Private Collection, Belgium.
Jan Fabre is included in Sanguine/Bloedrood with two blood drawings that refer directly to his challenging performances from the early eighties in which he uses his own body as an experimental laboratory to express the potent vitality of existence. In the smallness of the early blood drawings, Luc Tuymans sees both a humble and a grand gesture: a trace of blood as a remnant of Jan Fabre's personal writing.
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Sanguine/Bloedrood. Luc T...
01 June 2018 - 16 September 2018.
During the cultural city festival Antwerp Baroque 2018. Rubens inspires, Luc Tuymans confronts the genius of Baroque masters with the vision