There've been so many sweet, positive reviews of Tretchikoff retrospective, which is being held in Cape Town. I simply must add a few acid notes.
Here is what she has to say about most of Tretchikoff's work:
'No conceptual thinking is required, nothing is deeper than the painted surface. These are wallflowers, content to ‘be’ without asking more. They allow one to relax in their presence.'
Please, do read the rest of this review here: http://onesundayafternoon.posterous.com/considering-kitsch