New work April Fool by Erwin Olaf during pandemic
May 16, 2020
The newest series April fool of Erwin Olaf has been published today in the Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant. The work reveals the impact the pandemic has on the creative train of thought of Olaf and aims at underlining a collective feeling of lack of control and powerlessness. Captivating the fragility of our society, it is an intriguing different step in his oeuvre. Now more than ever, reality is seeping through the carefully constructed universe of Olaf, bringing to light the vulnerable state of being during the pandemic.