‘return on assets’

oil on sanded (grounded) linnen.
2012-2015
200cm. x 400cm. (1pc)

This work relates to the destruction of aesthetics in the field of marketing: The money’s got to come from somewhere.

Heester: “Now that everything had been done, may be reduce our culture to ratio and repetition?”

The damages in the original painting have been carefully adopted in the digital handcraft-proces of rationalisation.

Hand modelled 2D impression of a (so called) digital 3D wire mesh of -the ilusive smile of- ‘La Gioconda’. It is unknown and un documented which of the paintings is the original and which is the reproduction. To enhance this effect, it is prohibited to seperate the paintings from each other.

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