Francesco Lombardo

Marshall, North Carolina

Oil on panel, 2008

25.4 x 25.4 cm (10 x 10 in.)

Artist Statement:
This portrait was created as a seductive beacon, helping us to navigate a map that marks the territory of our own self-realization. As we explore the reasons for our seduction this map becomes clear, displaying the route of and to our desire. Per Guy Debord, "the world already possesses the dream of a time whose consciousness it must now possess in order to actually live it."

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