What it Seems: Curator Talk
Curator Markús Þór Andrésson will talk about the exhibition What It Seems – Reality on Canvas 1970-2020 at Kjarvalsstaðir.
Many painters seek to achieve an impression of realism in their works. In order to be successful, they adopt skills that require both training and technology, as well as paying attention to various details. When successful, the stunned and amazed viewers cannot believe their own eyes. But is everything what it seems in paintings made in a realistic style?