A New Collection of Works by Collin van der Sluijs Channels a Dreamlike Collision of Emotion | Colossal


JULY 6, 2022. GRACE EBERT

All images © Collin van der Sluijs, courtesy of Vertical Gallery

In one of his most ambitious bodies of work to date,

artist Collin van der Sluijs (previously) references two forces being incidentally forced together. “These strange times have caused a collision between me as a person and my work,” he shares, “I want to be free and not a puppet on strings directed by anybody.”

This sentiment pervades the Dutch artist’s latest collection opening this week at both Vertical Gallery and Vertical Project Space in Chicago. Aptly titled Collision, the solo show is broad in medium and subject matter, containing 15 canvas paintings, 12 on panel, and more than 50 works on paper. [,,,]

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