This is not wood, I tried something different this time. It's made in epoxy clay and painted with oil colours. 57x20x33cmts. It's inspired in old baroque works, old alchemy illustrations and in the struggle in traditional philosophy of treating the Other as knowable and as an object of the Self. I personally prefer the approach of Levinas to the problem of the Other and the Self...
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Saturday, June 23, 2018
For every step I move forward I go two steps back. It takes a lot of energy to try to emerge in this art world. I sacrificed many things, I voluntarily took precarious jobs for the good of my art and I ended up being a caretaker in a small museum.
I'm like Sisyphus in the mith, when I think I'm moving up then I get a rejection email and everithing comes down again, but I'm losing energy and spirit to raise again. I started this blog in 2006 and I can't say I have made many progress. The rental of the atelier, tools, materials, etc, that takes a lot of money that I could save...
Today is 23rd of June, in my country we celebrate midsummer with bonfires, I'm really tempted to get all my work together and make a nice bonfire as a final performance and then live an easier and cheaper life, it won't be this year but it won't be long.