JOHN GREER
JOHN GREER

Duende, 2008

Intaglio Print (1/3), 42” x 84” (107cm x 213cm)

 

The “duende” as represented by the presence of a figure in a doorway, neither coming nor going, but yet present.

The joy of life in the face of death - Nietzsche’s birth of tragedy, the encounter and struggle with the muse on the edge of the abyss.

The urgent need to get it right while there is still time.

The “duende” is the reminder and the silent witness of our actions.

 

Below you see images of the printing process at Flatbed Press in Austin, TX USA. 

Please click on any image for expanded view / slide show. 

Bus Shelter in Halifax with retroActive poster!
Thinking Back to Gertrude and Henrie, 2015
Installation View retroActive with Threshold, 2015; Civilization, 1990/91; PaperMoney, 2012
Wait of Water by John Greer, 2014 Bay of Fundy Detail of Wait of Water, October 9th, 2014; retroActive tied up, tide down, looking back across the bay where the piece was first realized in 1972
National Gallery of Canada : THE PROUST QUESTIONNAIRE
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