Synthesis for Forest and Field
(via not shaking the grass)
Peter Peri – The Hearing Forest and the Seeing Field (2006) – Mixed media on canvas
“The title is from a Bosch drawing where a tree has ears and a field has eyes,” says Peri. “The idea of a problematic or absurd attempt at anthropomorphizing is important for me and I like titles that imply a bodily presence.”
Love, love, love this synthesis of art. The artist has taken a piece by Hieronymus Bosch that resonated with him, and reinterpreted it through the lens of his own philosophy, to manifest as his own unique work.
The original piece by Hieronymus Bosch: