And now for something completely different…

Image

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2016, acrylic

Inspired by the intense, beautiful, bittersweet¬†and confident Marlene Dumas retrospective¬†at the Tate Modern earlier this year – “The Image as Burden”.

“There is no beauty, if it doesn’t show the terribleness of life.”

M.D

Marlene D

The Painter

Marlene Dumas, 1994

A Dark Painting

Cadmium XI

Cadmium XI, 2016

Acrylic, A3

Mist. Oppressive haze. Something a little bit sinister.

With an arbitrary title. I need a new system.