By detourning and appropriating existing visual worlds TROELS CARLSEN challenges the notion of a given and complete truth and at the same time he hints that reality could be hiding somewhere behind the apparent foreground. His work unfolds in the field of tension between body and mind, past and present, animal and human, logic and feeling, art and science.
The Distinction Between The Past, Present And Future Is Only A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion. People are always asking about the good old days. I say, why don't you say the good now days? Can it be that it was all so simple then?