“I like the idea a lot that you go somewhere to see something that has a particular relevance to a particular place,” said Anish Kapoor. But he quickly added: “A good work of art should be able to stand on its own.”source
If you are interested in learning more about Anish Kapoor, or about his show at the Royal Academy in London right now, try here , here, and here.
It's rare that art this simply beautiful and approachable fascinates me so much. I'm so drawn to these sculptures. They seem so perfectly suited for the public arena: they are whimsical, comical, and yet there is something complicated about how they work in a structural sense. Any thoughts?