Zdzislaw Beksinski's wife died of an illness and his son Tomasz committed suicide. Later that year his caretaker stabbed him to death, 17 wounds in total, because Beksinski wouldn't lend him the equivalent of 100 dollars.
Zdzisław Beksiński ...... I am looking forward to drawing from a model today browsing my de/construction pinterest board.... More than anything in art I want to be surprised especially when in the process of making.
Death is a mystery that humankind is compelled to explore. Some people deny its existence, clinging to a life after death, others embrace its nothingness. Still others, like Zdzisław Beksiński, create with their minds a dead land, where skin has dissolved from flesh and flesh from bone, a place dedicated