“The Place of The Skull”
Original Oil Painting
Oil On Canvas
123cm X 93cm
This painting is available to purchase.
The painting is professionally framed in a hand crafted frame and will come with a signed certificate of authenticity.
The painting will be insured and tracked during delivery and delivery is free.
“The Place of The Skull” won first prize at the London Biennale 2019 and has been exhibited in London and Amsterdam. The Place of The Skull is a tribute to the child victims of war. I was influenced by Picasso’s Guernica which had a profound affect on me and I wanted to do a modern version of this painting. The Three figures in the background are images of torture victims at the infamous Abu Ghraib prison, I wanted to show how martyrs are born and how the torture crimes actually fanned the flames of terrorism and so we have a never ending cycle of bombing, resistance, torture, bombing, resistance, torture……