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Ragnar Kjartansson

Theaterstück / Theater Piece, 2014

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Hand-painted plywood.
Approx. 6 - 11 7/8 x 11 7/8 - 22 7/8” (ca. 15 - 30 x 30 – 58 cm)
Ed. 35/XX, signed and numbered.

No need to store this mountain in the flies; it stands alone.


“Because the act of painting is for Kjartansson a performance, he claims, the final object is more “honest … It comes from a very serious place in my gut … action painting catches some physical action in form, and my paintings catch a feeling surrounding the act of painting that seeps through the dull brushstrokes.” Kitty Scott, Parkett 94, 2014