Griot is troubadour, West African, live archive of traditions, much like the medieval minstrel. Grelot is bell—jingle-, sleigh-. Usually small, unlike the one depicted here. Is a mystery why the bowler-hatted man is focused on it since it has no mystery. The man's shadow stands be- hind the curtain, looks in a different direction, absorbs the atmosphere. He will sing about it. Later.
Friday, March 20, 2015
Monday, March 09, 2015
"An object (a human figure
or something else) is presented
against a background on which
its shadow falls, with the amend-
ment that the shadow is that of
some quite different object. Example: a naked woman
projecting another in the form
of a bird onto a curtain."
The title is totally abstract.
The painting presents a
disturbing aspect of actuality.
The uncertainty principle
means that the position &
momentum of either subject
or reflection cannot be