Friday, 12 June 2009

I am a 'Gormley Original'

This democratisation of art
Doesnt start on a plinth
Doesnt start with me
Doesnt even start with Mr Gormley.
It starts when we look up
And evolves as we look in
To find the artistry within

Who are more than just workers
And daughters
And soldiers
And sons.
Who are as unique as each new day’s sun.
Who have beauty however concealed.
Who are art..
We the people

Will we thrive, die or barely survive?

The photo states a fact... plain, simple, unavoidably true. Sadly we're in a world where it's politics that dictates ...