Dark Matter

a mixture of the unknown and the tangible

I like the color Black

And I especially love Ad Reinhardt's Abstract Painting at MoMA. I think it is my favorite work in the entire museum (wow, did I just write that?!) It commands your attention starkly; the pure physicality of viewing it keeps me lingering long after the casual visitor has meandered by. What does my eye perceive in its murky depths?As I probe deeper, the colors emerge, and flickers of recognition reveberate. The whole process is body electric. From Art as Art, Reinhardt's canonical text:

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