A Selection of Geographies

Exploring the spaces of contemporary visual arts

Benedetta Andreasi
Counter Arts

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Observe this painting for a second.

The Evening Star | Joseph Mallord William Turner | About 1830 | 91.1 x 122.6 cm. | Oil on canvas | National Gallery UK.

This is my favorite painting. It is a lesser-known Turner, probably incomplete, certainly not grandiose like its more famous siblings. When I met this work, in 2018, I had one of those tearing-up Stendhal syndrome moments. It was admittedly a little over…

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Benedetta Andreasi
Counter Arts

Writer, artist, life enthusiast, aspiring scholar, aspiring tailor, jack of all trades. Curious about everything.