Francis Bacon, Miroir de la tauromachie: centre panel (1990), lithograph in colours, on Arches paper, the full sheet, 36 x 48 cm, from the book Miroir de la tauromachie, with a text by Michel Leiris. Via Phillips.
“Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.”
– Francis Bacon (via feellng)
Closer - 2004
Some things in Nature are exactly alike.
“I think a lot of snowflakes are alike… and I think a lot of people are alike too.”
Bret Easton Ellis
(from American Psycho. Bret Easton Ellis’ controversial classic was banned in Canada in 1991 following its publication, and was described as being, “pure trash, as scummy and mean as anything depicts…”)
All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.
- T. S. Lawrence.
My workbench is a little different than most. 14 years of awesomeness layered on that desk. It changes on a daily basis and is very much a “Living Painting”. Oh, the joy of liquid plastic…