How much death and terror

The Sight of Death: An Experiment in Art Writing (2006) – Timothy J. Clark [] [FR] [DE] [UK]

How much death and terror can nature contain and still be posited as a value — as a world that human beings reach for, steadying themselves. (p. 174)

Via a review of Bart Verschaffel in De Witte Raaf 125, see also this post at This Space. More on the art critic — and former member of the British SIhere, more on horror in the visual arts here.