Almost each evening in Funchal (Madeira’s capital), some cruise liner hoots twice and very slowly leaves the pier.
For a minute, time is suspended. You dream about old ships sailing to unknown places.
Then you hear Madonna singing at full volume on the tenth deck’s huge screen.
Hans Op De Beeck, Belgium 1969, lives in Brussels . He is a multi-facets artist also known for his sculptures, installations, videowork, photography, paintings…See a few installations, photos and sculptures here.
‘Cruise Liner’ 2010. Watercolour on Arches paper.