“it’s great what you’ve done
the past years” H said at the
before even the first impressions
of them had sunk into H studying
the exhibition of zg/
artist and poet/but as an artist
he recognized the works of
another artist immediately.
as they talked H switched on his
digital phone and recorded
and his thoughts on his
and he explained to H his own
inspirations that led to its unique
creation in athens.
“this is superb” H said and carried
on recording ‘the meeting’.
since some tome the artists
but then their life’s boats steered
into different directions.
“now then” H said “i will help you
to have a set of good pictures for
reproductions of your art.
“yes/i’d like to bring out a good set
of reference-photographs in book
to show my work when required.
H filmed with his high-resolution
handy while Z spoke
finally the owner got interested in
one of the paintings he referred to
as a watercolour
although Z mentioned mixed media
but essentially it was all water-based
however it’s thus amazing to hear
that paintings with any other media
are considered in the general
mainstream of opinions
are considered of less value
perhaps even in a world-city like
knowledge about art is limited
to surface depictions and materials.
unlike aristotle already stated the
purpose and the aim of art
not to represent the outward
appearance of things
but their inner significance.
we find ourselves in the
still in a sea of deep ignorance.
for the artist/aristotle is the
take-off point for the departure
understood and formulated.