Sounds like art | Body Language

Series

Body Language

SERIES

Body Language

In this collection presentation, M focuses on the theme of body language. In four rooms, we will present both old and contemporary artworks related to the human body. 

 

On this page you can discover five works from the collection. Listen to the first episode and let your imagination run wild. Afterwards, look at the artwork behind the story. Enjoy listening!
 

The woman is very aware of her onlookers and glances at you from the corners of her eyes. You’d rather not encounter this woman in real life. She symbolises ‘the ruse’ or ‘malevolence’...

Do you have an idea what the artwork could look like? Yes? Then it's time to take a peek! 

The pose of the two tortured men is not one you would want to take. Their two arms hang over the cross and bear their full bodyweight...

Do you have an idea what the artwork could look like? Yes? Then it's time to take a peek! 

To the right are three muscly men with bow and arrow. The three archers are dressed colourfully; their muscles can be seen under their clothing. Their bows are taught, ready to shoot...

Do you have an idea what the artwork could look like? Yes? Then it's time to take a peek! 

Sitting on the left armrest is an adult white male with short black hair. He is wearing blue jeans and a grey T-shirt with a black turtleneck jumper underneath. His gaze is relaxed and he is looking into the distance to the right...

Do you have an idea what the artwork could look like? Yes? Then it's time to take a peek! 

A man and a woman are sitting at a table. You can see the woman’s face; the man has his back to us. The couple faces each other in silence and only look at one another occasionally. They seem to avoid each other’s gaze deliberately...

Do you have an idea what the artwork could look like? Yes? Then it's time to take a peek!