Pattern Recognition: Florian and Michael Quistrebert

This feature on the Quistrebert Brothers originally appeared in Dutch translation in Metropolis M: Florian & Michael Quistrebert – Amnesic cisenmA , (detail), 3 channel video installation, 2011 ‘Abstract painting, now some 75 years old,’ wrote Bridget Riley in 1983, ‘is still relatively in its infancy. If Mondrian was the Giotto of Abstract painting, the High Renaissance is still to come.’ Abstract painting is a vast country, one more often than not defined by what it is not: non-representational, non-figurative, non-objective. For much of her long career, spanning five decades or so, Riley has been more narrowly associated with ‘op … Continue reading Pattern Recognition: Florian and Michael Quistrebert