Tag: sunset

slide

Sunset over the Water

Share

My palette of synthetic pigment.  Pure paint. I am going to paint ‘Nature!’ I suffer from absurdities of theory. Empedocles,  Democritus,  Plato and Aristotle. Their eyes could not even see the true nature of things. Apelles said, “Four colours only.”

slide

Emigre

Share

I held my youth like a knife
sharpened by the sun,
by the smooth sirocco
and I cut myself in two