Artist of the Day-Goya: Shinebare and the Chapman brothers (click on image for more)

Historically …well…art historically… contemporary artists are often influenced by those who went before. One of those whose images continue to resonate is Goya. His terrifying prints and paintings of man’s inhumanity present a reminder that darkness is ever present. The first image is a contemporary take on Goya’s The Sleep of Reason, the second, by the Chapman brothers is their take on Goya’s Heroic Feat with Dead Men.