Arpais du bois

The work of drawer-painter Arpaïs du bois is often described as a work about emptiness; meaning purposely desired or even imposed emptiness to counter the congested reality of the surrounding world. Her developed system of noting down what many overlook, of commenting so-called trivialities, by bending the bow between image and the written word has made her a fierce observer and commentator of the small systems in which we live, as well as the big wide world in which we attempt to make our small systems work.


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  • 2013