Tuesday, January 3, 2012

minimal- domestic -space

The work of Tom Burr.

Incorporating references to minimalism, design, and social space, Burr infuses the manufactured aesthetic and sleek lines of 60s sculpture with an ultra-modern sensibility, incorporating narrative associations. Through his sparse presentation and refined media, Burr’s arrangement compels with almost fetishistic elegance; its domestic size and ‘naughty’ details create an evocative subtext to the austerity of his composition. from here.

Watch interview here.
A glimpse into his studio here, very cool tacked blankets in the slide show.

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