The Turd as Be-All and End-All of the Cosmos. The Work of Patrick van Caeckenbergh
(Marc Ruyters) The Low Countries - 2001, № 9, pp. 207-211
The Flemish artist Patrick van Caeckenbergh has constructed a fantastic mental world in mixed media to protect himself against the lacklustre outside world. ‘Melancholy' seems to be a fitting word to describe his work: the ‘Sehnsucht' hankering for the world of creative chaos.
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