The Guardian Examines Magritte’s Comic Timing

February 25th, 2015

Magritte’s Les compagnons de la peur, via The GuardianThe Guardian has published an article examining the comic sensibilities of René Magritte, and his deliberately succinct style of painting that some liken to its own brand of a visual punchline.  “Magritte always claimed he was against interpretation,” says Professor Elsa Adamowicz. “His images suggest narratives or meaning, but that meaning is suspended, as in our dreams.”

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