Paintings are accompanied by the author's poems. Translated into English by Andrey Kneller

Painting on Xuan paper, mixed media, 125 x 68 cm, 2011

TOREADOR

 

No wind outside, but the arena's storming,

Your bloody cloak is flashing in the sun.

Time is an instant, fate strikes without warning,

There, love and suffering have alloyed into one.

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