bizarre paintings that are the externalization of a very troubled psyche
Recent Examples on the WebThere’s a hunger for entertainment that favors unflinching articulation and externalization over implication and internalization — to have our greatest fears verbalized without restraint, even heavy-handedly, along with a good deal of style and wit.
Maya Salam, New York Times, 23 Jan. 2022 In a liberated future, the world of objects can be an externalization of our own consciousness
Sam Kriss, The Atlantic, 13 Oct. 2017
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