Living Space

Découpage du Découpage

living space off

 

1971

mixed technique, 60x50 cm, LED internally lit

Dedicated to Henri Matisse

 

 

 

 

Living Space (‘Lebensraum’) was one of the major ideological aims of Adolf Hitler, and an important component of Nazi
ideology.

In this case, mercifully and non-menacingly, a Matisse ‘dancer’ is cut out of a surface (rather than pasted onto it) to make
‘the space’ come to life.