It is through the keyhole that Dutch artist presents this latest work on the theme of shame, inviting the viewer to become a voyeur. The subjects in Olaf’s ten portraits strike postures of humility and remorse—perhaps the result of private humiliation suffered on the other side of the lock. They refer to age-old fantasies, evoking in each of us the passing of our lives and the inevitable reckoning of one’s own fragility.
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