Palestinian Graffiti Takes a Flight

Palestinian Graffiti Takes a Flight

It is my habit to sing, while I am working. Sometimes, my songs are made of words that have no reference to any particular song; rather, they are unconsciously and haphazardly improvised. Last year, while I was painting and singing, I caught myself mumbling the phrase “donkey on a wall”. Puzzled with this out of blue intonation and its possible meanings or psychological implications, I visualized and seized the image. Few months later, I decided to make a painting out of it. The task of retrieving an image of a wall from my subconscious mind was not so difficult. My fingers on the computer keyboard easily traced the Internet to bring it to may face. There it was: the Separation Wall with myriads of graffiti on it, from which, I chose the image of a little girl with balloons, painted in black by Palestinian artists. The rest of the contents came to being in the painting process without much of intellectual and analytical reasoning.

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bernardino
8 years ago
bernardino Artist
great!!! I love it!
arte?
9 years ago
arte? Art lover
http://www.toxicocultura.com/blog/?p=1893.
Bansky artista Inglese!!!!!!
loft dreamers
9 years ago
loft dreamers Artist
Palestinian artists ??? it is BANKSY !!!
Stefano Bolcato
9 years ago
realy great!
Angelo Zani
9 years ago
Angelo Zani Artist
Masterpiece. Congratulations!!!
Davide Robert Ross
9 years ago
Great work! i voted!
Arcidiacono
9 years ago
Arcidiacono Artist
L'immagine della bambina con i palloncini non è di "artisti palestinesi", ma è di BANSKY! Grande Artista inglese!
IGNORANTE! Dario.
Arcidiacono
9 years ago
Arcidiacono Artist
L'immagine della bambina con i palloncini non è di "artisti palestinesi", ma è di BANSKY! Grande Artista inglese!
IGNORANTE! Dario.
Theo
9 years ago
Theo Artist
Masterpiece !!!
Marcelino Varas
10 years ago
Great work! I like it!

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