Implode/Explode by Patrick Samuel
Oil pastels on paper (Sgraffito)
20x20cm approx
Original available
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I watched as Tartarus heaved and bowed against its own weightlessness. On its last breath, the colossal abyss, a dungeon of torment and suffering for the wicked, and prison for the Titans, collapsed upon itself and sent spheres of flames hurtling through space. As the sole survivor, and escapee, of Hell, I did what any man would. I tried to make my way back to Earth before anyone noticed what I’d done.