ANDREAS GURSKY’S OCEANIC FEELING
by Donald Kuspit
Does one get an oceanic feeling looking at Andreas Gursky
’s photo-shopped images of Oceans
(2009-10), C-prints sourced from satellite viewings of the earth, or his “hand-made” photographs, taken one year later, of the Chao Phraya River that flows through Bangkok, emptying into the Gulf of Thailand? I don’t think so.