Objects of desire – flower vases/pots

Objects can tell the story of your life, they are guest actors in your own personal theatre and represent a moment, a memory, a person or a feeling. The painter Henri Matisse cherished his objects making them subjects of his … Continue reading

Foucault and Painting: Las Meninas by Velazquez

What a painting can tell us? A story in a particular time and era? The feelings of a painter? An inventory of brushstrokes and techniques?   For french philosopher Michel Foucault, none of these issues are relevant; instead, he considers painting … Continue reading