Toma Carr

Galería Cadaqués

Since the late ’70s Tom Carr’s work has included ideas of time—of both perception and execution—and of space, as both support and plastic instrument. These elements, together with color and image, have been mixed by Carr in a direct, personal, and poetic manner which has left him free to express his artistic sentiment in quite different ways and in different genres. Although some works may look like isolated novelties, the drawings, installations, sculptures, and objects all belong to the same family This unity is not always easy to detect, however, because the intention of the artist is aggressively nonevolving.

The obvious genre that Carr has avoided is painting, though paradoxically he has always emphasized the visual character of his works and has chosen materials for their visual qualities. In earlier works, when making luminous alterations of interior spaces, he qualified them as

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