Juan Sanchez Cotan
At Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts, an Explosive Ori Gersht Exhibition (Photos)
Ori Gersht riffs on a still life painted in 1602 by the Spanish artist Juan Sánchez Cotán. Cotán's fruits suspended from strings always imply the possibility of motion. By shooting a bullet through his pomegranate, Gersht takes that possibility to its limit.