Weekly Painting Week 10- All images are abstractions

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And that includes photographs. Images are never the thing pictured, they are a reproduction of things past. This may seem obvious, but we had hours of discussion on this topic in Critical Theory and still did not get to cover everything. Anyway, here is an example. Is it a woman? Is it an assemblage of the human form? Metaphor is the language of art. 

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