poetry by strokes, paintings by rhyme
As he was finishing these new paintings, Simon Edmondson began to discern some of unquiet figures and shadows described in the words of José Angel Valente.
And to such an extent those certain phrases were chosen to become the necessary titles for the paintings.
Monsters that intrude into each painting, frequently reminding us of ourseles.
Pilar Gomez, Madrid, autumn 1999
(from the introduction to the catalogue)