Self portrait 2012
My big fat head
I am trying to look like a tough guy, ready to fight. I didn’t quite succeed.
Materials: Acrylic on MDF board.
Availability: This painting is in a private collection.
The story behind Self Portrait 2012
I took a series of photos in about 2004 where I intended to look like I was ready to fight somebody. The intention was to create something different within the portrait genre. I entered this in the 2013 Archibald Prize and it didn’t tickle the judges fancy. I don’t blame them.
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