About the work
This monkey can get himself free by just letting go the ‘jewelry’. He is a prisoner of himself. Just like the monkey that grabs into a coconut that is attached to a tree with a rope. By making a fist in the coconut (he won't let go of the food inside) he stays a prisoner of himself.
|Publisher||peter van ardenne|
About the artist
- Born in Indonesia (1949).
- Educated in journalism, law and management of art and culture.
- Jobs in theatre management, former owner of antiqueshop, writer of countless articles on design classics, design, architecture and (applied) arts for Arts and Antiques Journal Collect.
- Making assemblages since 2005.