Music & Visions selected by Massimo Bernardi + ThePT
There will always be a poem
I will climb on top of it and come
In and out of time,
Cocking my head to the side slightly,
As I finish shaking, melting then
Into its body, its soft skin
is not a lie
–Jim Carroll, “Poem”
from Void of Course (1998)
Sammy Slabbinck (°1977) renders dynamic collage prints & original paper collages, combining
found imagery with contemporary compositional styles.The images are cut up into pieces and redistributed,
playing with exaggeration and proportions.Other times, the images are placed in a reverse context,
juxtaposing modern ideals with traditional states of mind.
Sammy Slabbinck is a Belgian artist. His eye for muted tones and surreal compositions make his work engaging,
memorable and sometimes humorous.