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Understanding Necrophilia

…the history of art is littered with a necrophilic undercurrent, and sex and death it seems is a constant, irresistible theme: from Carravagio’s use of drowned corpses as models for the holy virgin, to Hans Bellmer’s Doll, it is the inanimate body venerated as holy object, a soulless vessel procured for desire. “

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Dark Realism/Dark Surrealism Opening

So two weekends, Gregorio Escalante gallery, an artistic pantheon presenting the absolute pinnacle of dark Art.

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Flogging a dead horse

It’s winter on the mountain, so colder than a witches tit , as my fingers numb painting progeny from some region of Hades.

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Dark Realism/Dark Surrealism at Gregorio Escalante Gallery

Exhibition: November 26 through December 23, 2016

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All the Devils are here.

36″ x 48″ Oil on canvas

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Hell is truth seen too late.

What a week ,eh?  A week in which it seems the world has gone utterly barking mad.

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Cagliastro’s Feast:

Bad table manners at Djinner time 11″ x 14″ | Oil on canvas

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What doesn’t kill you

10″ x 12″-Oil on panel

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MMXVI-little omens.

7″ X 5″ | Oil on canvas panel

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The Eternal Battle progress 1

What to say about my latest outing? I could tell you that this one has been five years in the making.

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