Art is not what you see, but what you make others see

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Gerald Collings‘ paintings are  a perfect mix between Francis Bacon and your local butcher shop. These layered paintings look like they have been to hell and back. With images of skinned faces, torn apart rib cages, and bodies in various states of decay, they have become the ultimate test for how grotesque an image can be while still remaining a rich and seductive work of art.wpid-made_flesh_02-made_flesh_07-2011-04-4-01-12.gifwpid-made_flesh_02-made_flesh_08-2011-04-4-01-12.gifwpid-made_flesh_02-made_flesh_11-2011-04-4-01-12.gifwpid-xxxxx-2011-04-4-01-12.gifwpid-made_flesh_02-made_flesh_09-2011-04-4-01-12.gif

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