Thursday, February 16, 2006

El primer de mil besos?

Edvard Munch's "The Kiss" (1892), part of the new Munch show at MOMA, from this evening's The New York Times on the Web. It's the color that moves me--moves me enough that I'm not even more than a twinge bothered, for now, that she's lost her head altogether to his kiss, that he's subsuming her completely. Instead, it's the blue I'm seeing, so much and so many.


Blogger ttractor said...

ah, I went to the opening last night. really, you could just shoot yourself in the head standing there. Just standing there is shooting yourself in the head. amazing, morose, tragic. I'll put a little something up about other parts of the experience lay-tuh...

3:55 PM, February 17, 2006  

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