Guess Who Found the Minimalist Easter Egg?

Shocker right – #brancusigroupie coming through! I guess what really resonates with me is how incredibly modern and relevant Constantin Brancusi’s work remains — like this piece, ‘The Origin of the World,’ dating back from 1920.

What I find even more compelling is what Brancusi had to say, whether about his own work or how one should, in his view, approach art in general. You get a sense of a man who really cut through the nonsense, you know? Something I appreciate.

In particular, I love this:

Don’t look for obscure formulas or mystery in my work. It is pure joy that I offer you.”

Touché. And on that note, have a joyous Easter y’all!

Black Bar (Updated)

IMAGES — Dallas Museum of Art.

 

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