Identification and Set-up Through the act of collecting, works of art change from their “object status” and become charged with symbolic and emotional value; this mutation or “re-creation” is independent of their nature and is instead closely linked to the ego of the collector who buys them. Collecting is my way of making art, which means envisioning and creating an artwork “in its own right”, which materializes through the artwork of others. The Collection develops and forms over an extended lapse of time, under the influence of psycho-aesthetic changes and/or evolutions of the collector. This evolution of the collector’s identity...
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