donderdag 18 februari 2010

Mads Lynnerup




Artists who gleefully skewer our expectations are not always the most beloved of figures, but every once in a while, one arrives on the scene with an irresistible swagger. Mads Lynnerup qualifies as one of those welcome tricksters.

"You're the Artist, You Figure It Out," Mads Lynnerup challenges his audience more than he charms them.
source:
sfweekly - Traci Vogel 2009


The video "Fix It!" (07:20)is part of an installation by Mads Lynnerup currently exhibited at Socrates Sculpture Park in Queens, New York, which celebrates and focus on the skill of the people living in the neighborhood around the park, who make a living of repairing various objects and machinery.
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