Some People Are Better Left Alone 2006


Material: scaffolding net, wood, spray paint
Dimensions: variable, one canvas 156 x 400 cm

Exhibited at Triangle Space, Chelsea College of Art, London and Homestead project space, London (UK)
Homestead project curated by Douglas Lewis

Six canvases, which were arranged according to the space, represented the sentence «Some People Are Better Left Alone». I relate the sentence to the exclusivity of art and the group of people that engage with it.

The sentence itself I cite from a song of the Henry Rollins Band «You Didn’t need». In the song the singer describes – supported by drastic guitar sounds – his miserable feeling after his girl friend split up with him.

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