Art Explained

EXPLAINED: "Political Chaos"

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EXPLAINED: "Political Chaos"

My painting entitled "Political Chaos" is finally being explained. The many images that embrace the left side of this canvas are all pictures from various news articles. You have articles from the NY Times, The Wall Street Journal, AJC and many others. Stained over the top of these images from world news are events that we have faced, are faintly the words Peace, Home, Security. All of these events set and rest in a dark place which is protected by a man in a suit. This man represents the government officials in suits and not necessarily the "boots on the ground"...

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EXPLAINED: "Modern Day Slavery

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EXPLAINED: "Modern Day Slavery

Modern day slavery doesn't have to mean chains or physical prisons. Being a slave is defined as a person who is claimed as legal property and forced to obey their owners. If you, in America, look at your birth certificate closely, you will realize that your birth certificate is actually a US bond. I stated that last statement correctly, your birth certificate is a US Bond and people in America are actually considered to be property or "financial collateral". It's much deeper than the cotton fields that blacks came from, our system of slavery is now men and women in...

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EXPLAINED: "Sweet Like Honey No. 1"

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EXPLAINED: "Sweet Like Honey No. 1"

Amazing is one of the few words that can describe her pretty perfectly. When you think about the lips you kiss on a person, they mean so much to you. These are the lips that make living with that person so...

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EXPLAINED: "Your Train is Coming In"

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EXPLAINED: "Your Train is Coming In"

What is your fight all about? Who are you fighting for and what are you fighting for? Where do you get your motivation, WHAT DRIVES YOU?

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