Study for Siren | Mark Demsteader.  Pastel and collage

Melancholic paintings and drawings by Mark Demsteader

The Forgotten, Women & Depression theme, Deborah Cauchi, SAA Professional Members' Galleries

A Woman's Journey to Life: The relationship between Hope and Depression (introduction) - Day 499

francis bacon: This painting expresses the emotion of fear by using dark colors and by using facial expressions in his artwork.

Francis Bacon painting sold for $142.4MILLION at auction

Francis Bacon ‘Study for a Portrait’, 1952 © Estate of Francis Bacon. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2014 On display at Tate Britain Theme: BP Walk through British Art Room: 1950

Jenny Saville

by Jenny Saville She& having an exhibit right now at the Gagosian Gallery in New York that will leave you breathless

cool as fcuk

Illusion: I like the idea of distorting the face to create more emotion. Her hands unsuccessfully covering her face offers more meaning than the photo would hold without them.