Painting beyond Itself. Essay: Marking, Scoring, Storing and Speculating (on time)
Value of modern painting lies not in its meanings or even its actions, but in it unlimited potential for staging meanings and actions.
Painitng marks time, rather than intervening in the event that populates it.
In painting: marking, storage and accumulation of time are simultanious and ongoing.
Painting is paradoxically, is live, a live medium.
Painting objectifies a fundamental existential question: How can an artist mark the flow of experience, first as a producer(painter) and then as a consumer(spectator).
this doubt is omnipresent (present at all time)
Pollock- opened an aesthetic threshold between disorganized sensation and organized form.