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Madness of the Pursuit... by PHInomena Madness of the Pursuit... by PHInomena
Madness of the Pursuit by the Desperately Obsessed Ex

oil on canvas. 40x40cm
2011 02
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:iconguttingrealism:
GuttingRealism Featured By Owner May 27, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Your art is an inspiration to me, what beautiful thoughts you must have.
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:iconphinomena:
PHInomena Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you! So lovely to hear something like this! :)
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enri91 Featured By Owner May 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
De chirico?
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jfkpaint Featured By Owner May 8, 2011
The piece of art this morning that made me think more then any other. I guess the woman is the "Obsessed Ex"? The Dali Nipple Ants cause me extreme discomfort! Do the hieroglyphics mean anything? What is the purpose of the dotted white lines between the limbs? I almost wish they weren't there... I find them distracting from the power of the split figures.
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PHInomena Featured By Owner May 8, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
thank you for your comment ;) Yes, you are right, the ex is the woman, and yes, hieroglyphics has a meaning -- I usually code some of my ideas in paintings this way :) dotted lines.. hm.. all I could say is that there is nothing in this painting that wouldn't have a purpose or a meaning :)
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fridaythe13th Featured By Owner May 20, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
now I'm confused...I thought I sort of got the piece, thinking the face / body was the one being chased, and faceless figures were the ones doing the chasing/pulling/poking..

In any case though, wonderful work =)
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jfkpaint Featured By Owner May 8, 2011
ahhh... mysterious and enigmatic... Now I have to go back, look again, and think some more!
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madgus Featured By Owner May 8, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
I can see the ants. :)
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25percent Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
I've been the object of this pursuit before and I feel you've expressed it perfectly.
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:iconphinomena:
PHInomena Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
I had so much fun painting this :) if you get what i mean ;)Thanks a lot!
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