Friday, March 4, 2022

This is a “Special Operation”

The title of this abstract piece is “Special Operation, March 2022.” So much of the intuition and expressiveness of art can’t be put into words. In any case, a work of art (even when it’s “thematic”) is always more than any interpretation. The essential thing is to see it (or hear it), not to understand it.

When it becomes illegal to speak the truth, and/or when words are rendered banal, vacuous, and mendacious, genuine artistic expression still remains possible, and may indeed become all the more eloquent.

“Special Operation, March 2022” …