"Marc Bijl makes short shrift of the superficial meaning of theories and symbols from (recent) history and politics. Using anarchist elements from the Punk and Gothic movement, he shows the subversive and destructive sides of society and the dominant ideas in his art. With "Burning Peace" (2004) he destroys the peace sign, symbolizing the 1960s ideal of "Love, Peace and Happiness". I understand what brought him to do is, but what will replace it?"
Full article here.Publication date: 14 Nov '20