#37, size matters; we have to be minimalist

March 9, 2017

“We have to be minimalist. A small event, if we can understand it, reconciles us a little bit with the world.” Agnès Varda

In my conversation with Agnès Varda about her current exhibition of video installation, photography, and sculpture showing at Blum & Poe (the full interview will run next month in The Brooklyn Rail), she emphasized that expanded vision occurs through close, returning attention to all that is caught in images of daily life: the complex and sustaining drama of living in time.

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2 Responses to “#37, size matters; we have to be minimalist”

  1. […] and all images. We need to think through what to do with what we see. We need time and context and care) […]

  2. […] seeing as an act of disruption and expansion: #37: size matters; we have to be minimalist and #72: Learn how to see […]

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