…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. “
So two weekends, Gregorio Escalante gallery, an artistic pantheon presenting the absolute pinnacle of dark Art.
It’s winter on the mountain, so colder than a witches tit , as my fingers numb painting progeny from some region of Hades.
Exhibition: November 26 through December 23, 2016
What a week ,eh? A week in which it seems the world has gone utterly barking mad.