Suuz de Leeuw - 2018

Wie is Utopie? In search of Utopian

 

Series of miniature sculptures

A form inquire focus-sing on the utopian human creature. From the series; In search of utopian, The playfull human.
 

De spelende mens - The Playful Creature 

Sculpture

20x25 cm

Teak, iron, cardboard, colored paper.


Reflecting on the manuscript of Johan Huizinga; Homo Ludens (1938). A dis-cription of the human presented as the play-full creature. This, he states, is in the intrest of culture and society. This playfull creature would be the most im-portant requirement in creating a cultural society. It would be the perfect contradic-tion to the seriousness of politics.

Exhibited at:

Metafiction

Snorfabriek,  Utrecht summer 2017

Also in this series:

De hoogvlieger

The Hihgflyer


De Dwarsligger

The Sleeper


De Libra

The Lamina