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altruism   (series)

The word as a visible content and equally as a figuration. Altruism has no meaning except in a social context and it is used as a metaphor to reduce the dominance of form which results in the implication of compositional and painterly effects an elaborate concept of aesthetics.
collage, cardboard, fabric
graphite, crayon, tempera
Handwriting and a mirror image of text as a literary extract causes a censorship which transforms a concrete term into formalism. A thread of a boundary exists between material presence and information.
oil on canvas
120x120 cm