Monday, 21 July 2014

The Mondrian frieze, continued

Here's that Mondrian-inspired frieze for the base my harpy head will sit on.  Next time, I'll post photos of the harpy mounted on its nice new base.  Then you'll get a proper look at the base.

People sometimes think abstract art is meaningless, and sometimes they're right.  There are artists who use labels like "abstract" or "conceptual" to gloss over the fact that they don't really have any interesting ideas.  But good abstract art is never meaningless, and mine isn't meaningless either.  The decorative panel contains my signature, written in code.  If you want to decode it, here's the frieze in its entirety: