12 April 2015

Sketches from the Pompeii Exhibition, 2014

here are some sketches from the Pompeii exhibition last year in the Hypo Kunsthalle

A gladiator's helmet

A gladiator's helmet

A body cast of a victim
A body cast of a dog, it's spine contorted by the extreme heat
Actual photos of the dog cast can be found at http://www.google.co.uk/images?q=pompeii+dog+body


  1. Wonderful sketches as always. I think we don't need a picture from the dog. Your drawing is clear enough! Did I say that I love your style ;-)

  2. thanks Jutta

    >Your drawing is clear enough!
    i wasn't sure, as the light/shadow contrast is really pushed to an extreme level.

    >Did I say that I love your style ;-)
    you might like the paintings of Bato Dugarzhapov, he paints so that things are both lost but also super clearly there, both at once