Posts Tagged 'heart'

The Drunkard

24″ x 36″, Acrylic on canvas, 2003 “The Drunkard” is a self-portrait based on the fling I had with alcoholism in my early twenties. I was more popular back then than I am now. I had an agent to do

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The Drunkard

24″ x 36″, Acrylic on canvas, 2003 “The Drunkard” is a self-portrait based on the fling I had with alcoholism in my early twenties. I was more popular back then than I am now. I had an agent to do

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Trippin on a Hole in a Paper Heart

36″ x 44″, Acrylic on canvas, 2004      (Collection of the Artist) “Trippin’ on a Hole in a Paper Heart” is the title of another painting named for a song by the “Stone Temple Pilots”. Here, Riel reproduces some of the

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Trippin on a Hole in a Paper Heart

36″ x 44″, Acrylic on canvas, 2004      (Collection of the Artist) “Trippin’ on a Hole in a Paper Heart” is the title of another painting named for a song by the “Stone Temple Pilots”. Here, Riel reproduces some of the

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The Romantic Failure

30″ x 40″, Acrylic on canvas, 2003      (Collection of the Artist) When bad luck and bad relationships leave an artist feeling battered and bruised, it is no surprise to find his alter ego portrayed as fragmented and shattered. In “The

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The Romantic Failure

30″ x 40″, Acrylic on canvas, 2003      (Collection of the Artist) When bad luck and bad relationships leave an artist feeling battered and bruised, it is no surprise to find his alter ego portrayed as fragmented and shattered. In “The

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Sweeping the Witch

 20″ x 30″, Acrylic on canvas, 1999 (collection of the artist) A great many times a certain woman would try to put a spell on me with her beauty. But then I remembered, “From dust thou art and unto dust thou

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Sweeping the Witch

 20″ x 30″, Acrylic on canvas, 1999 (collection of the artist) A great many times a certain woman would try to put a spell on me with her beauty. But then I remembered, “From dust thou art and unto dust thou

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