Matta, Roberto

intaglio on paper, n.d. 
Roberto Matta (Región Metroplitana, Chile, November 11th, 1911-November 23red, 2002, Civitavecchia, Italy)

In this untitled print, an un-graspable textured space encloses several mechanamorphic forms. Their shapes and lines offer a life raft of stability in an unstable realm. Active lines indicate movement around these pseudo-mechanical objects, but it is unclear if it is they or the atmosphere that is in motion.