Charles Bukowski

Edge of a palm tree forest.


I choose this image to paint. But might have made a mistake. In that the subject is always associated with one or two vices in his hands. 

“laureate of American lowlife” (1986 Time)


Massaging a Dead Horse


The image came out of what I see in galleries. There is a trend of the same kind of images being repeated. The idea of Beating A Dead Horse came to mind. After reflection the idea of massaging seemed to express to point more precisely. The act beating implies anger and frustration of being in a state of constant regurgitation of dead images. This is not the reaction but rather it is to massaging.