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Galería Juana de Aizpuru, Madrid.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
My painting generates ideas, and then it sweeps them aside and they settle around the canvas, on the floor, with the roaches and the orange rinds . What holds the painting is not the ideas, it's something else, a kind of big ultimate idea: unutterable.
Miquel Barceló quoted in Barceló 1987-1997, Musea d'Art Contempori de Barcelona, 1998, p.192