Sur la dimension de la perte dans l’œuvre d’Arnulf Rainer
On the dimension of loss in the work of Arnulf Rainer
An archive of spirituality between iconoclasm and melancholy.
Subject(s): Philosophy, Language and Literature Studies, Literary Texts
Published by: Classiques Garnier
Keywords: Face; death; iconoclastic; spirituality;loss
Summary/Abstract: Arnulf Rainer paints on the photograph of a face with an iconoclastic violence betraying a guilty desire for the Image. In its spiritual connotation, the revamped portrait acts as transfiguration, where the melancholy of the inner experience makes it sensitive to the idea of a gaping loss.
- Issue Year: 1/2017
- Issue No: 19
- Page Range: 115-126
- Page Count: 14
- Language: French