My Little Red Herrings

Laarakker, Wilma

Regular price €25,00

A ‘red herring’ refers to a way of diverting someone’s attention away from their intended goal, this phrase is probably derived from the practice of using smoked herring to mislead hunting dogs, as the artist explains; in a similar manner, the artist distracted herself from thoughts that kept spinning in her head by making these surreal-looking drawings in various shades of red

With a loose insert, all text in Dutch, soft cover, 15 x 15 cm, 140 not numbered, n.p. 2021