Artist Karen Lamassonne: ‘Often what’s just outside the square is the really interesting thing’

Oliver Basciano · Financial Times · 1 minute read

Her frank portrayals of her life and body have attracted controversy and acclaim

In a painting by Karen Lamassonne from 1989, a couple wrap themselves around each other in a fevered clinch. The amorous pair are vastly oversized compared with the tropical city in which they kiss: the woman’s bottom gently rests on the upper branches of a ceiba tree... read more in article, link below