My work shall exemplify that we are born onto this earth in one painful moment, experiencing our surroundings helpless and completely depending on others without having any control.
Now grown up and living in a world as safe and accommodating as never before, I experience the same feeling of helplessness and this gives me great pain again.
Because we live in a world with its population growing and growing, with mass destruction of nature, mass extinction of species, and cruel mass production of meat and still, the third world is starving.
Our value system is completely off, every action is only based on profit regardless of any further implications to our living environment and in our generation we will not see enough change to the better to take that pain away from me.
The painting tries to combine both old and new world through a rather traditional painting style of a naked, unprotected man in agony combined with the use of a fluores..