2023. Oil on canvas. 18″ x 24″ (46 cm. x 61 cm.)
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The painting ‘Rhododendron’ showcases a naked athlete surrounded by the beauty of a sunny garden of red flowers. The subject’s sleek, glossy physique is adorned with a crown of red flowers, adding to the overall aesthetic of the piece. The use of the rhododendron not only adds to the visual appeal of the painting, but also serves as a double entendre, adding an extra layer of meaning to the artwork. The seductive gaze of the male figure invites the viewer to contemplate on the harmony between the male form and nature. The use of light and color in the painting effectively captures the sensual atmosphere, creating a captivating visual experience.