Study (Cubed) — a painting by artist John Cake

Study (Cubed)


Unavailable until January 24

Acrylic on canvas in wooden frame.
42 x 32 x 4cm

My late cat pooped in his tray and now I’m thinking about how empires crumble.
Pigments, their use as a status symbol and the role in colonialism.
On gaining power, the Medici family changed the colour of the Florentine fleur-de-lis from white to red.
In the Simpsons — Treehouse of Horror VI, Homer becomes trapped in a 3D world behind a bookcase.

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