The mold and the molded figure, or the producer and the produced. The mold is Virgin Mary holding the death molded figure, Jesus. The relationship between the producer and the produced insinuates a process of self-reproduction in which elements of biological gender are eliminated. It represent the contradiction of human existence and religious hypocrisy, the dark savageness of human society and civilisation…..
April 15, 2015
April 13, 2015
Buddhist paintings, or “bulhwa,” date back to the Three Kingdoms of Korea.
April 9, 2015
The Goddess of love in Greek mythology. Venus or Aphrodite was born fully grown from the sea and landed on Paphos on Cyprus. It became the centre of the worship. She has been wafted ashore on the scallop shell you see beside her. It may have been a high relief by Antonio Lombardo, carved for Titian’s master, that gave Titian the inspiration for this painting.
April 5, 2015
April 1, 2015
Originally posted on Moorezart:
Coda – Final Gallery – Christian Richter, Featured Artist
See complete gallery HERE!
March 27, 2015
(The Path of Purification)
As one who mounts a lofty stair,
Leans on its railing for a prop,
As one who climbs an airy peak
Leans on the mountain’s very top,
As one who stands on crag’s edge
Leans for support on his own knees –
Each jhana rests on that below,
For it is with each of these. From the Visuddhimagga
March 24, 2015