+

Adel Abdessemed, Decour, 2011-2012. Razor wire.

This piece was inspired by Matthias Grünewald's Isenheim Altarpiece, 1505-1516. It’s been a while since I’ve had an emotional reaction to a monumental gallery piece, but Abdessemed has done a remarkable job of conveying the terror of the uncanny.

(images via Design Boom)

kThis post has 99 notes
tThis was posted 2 years ago
zThis has been tagged with adel abdessemed, who's afraid of the big bad wolf, decour, david zwirner, conceptual art, contemporary art, galleries, chelsea, algeria, the middle east,
  1. narcissitsanonymous reblogged this from foxpass
  2. laure-bernard reblogged this from foxpass
  3. knoeledge reblogged this from foxpass
  4. ecartesjambes reblogged this from foxpass
  5. darkhorseart reblogged this from foxpass
  6. junmyk reblogged this from onaniena
  7. korihata reblogged this from ffftp
  8. ffftp reblogged this from onaniena
  9. onaniena reblogged this from gogatsu26
  10. gogatsu26 reblogged this from sirobtep
  11. dasdingansich reblogged this from elkeringhausen and added:
    via foxpass
  12. laurazel reblogged this from xel1980
  13. xel1980 reblogged this from elkeringhausen
  14. elkeringhausen reblogged this from affiniteseclectiques
  15. birch-black reblogged this from declencheurs
  16. alekscrement reblogged this from declencheurs
  17. declencheurs reblogged this from nicovodka and added:
    Adel Abdessemed, Decour, 2011-2012. Razor wire. This piece was inspired by Matthias Grünewald’s Isenheim Altarpiece,...
  18. nicovodka reblogged this from affiniteseclectiques
  19. affiniteseclectiques reblogged this from sirobtep
  20. sirobtep reblogged this from 1l1k3
  21. diamantsdanslesyeux reblogged this from toomuchart
  22. silindro reblogged this from onomatopoeias
  23. ilovemeupau reblogged this from xo-skeleton
  24. xo-skeleton reblogged this from toomuchart
  25. onomatopoeias reblogged this from toomuchart
  26. toomuchart reblogged this from foxpass
  27. deuscaincasual reblogged this from 1l1k3 and added:
    Razor wire? Wow, that sends an interesting message
  28. gropefruit reblogged this from tribalcarnage
  29. devilssymphony reblogged this from bigfoot51232