Usually the title comes before, or at least during, the painting. This time I’m still searching for the words. Suggestions from friends: Sounding wooden (Arthur) Tree’s voice (Elisa) Is he playing Bach? (as in tree bark! Maria) Air on a tree string (Mary)
To say it with Nina Simone: Well I wish I could be like a bird in the sky how sweet it would be if I found I could fly Oh I’d soar to the sun and look down at the sea and I’d sing cos I’d know that I’d know how it feels to be […]
Someone suggested that the title for this (in Italian) could be binario morto, which is in fact absolutely perfect. It translates as Dead-end track in English, not quite as apt. The painting is in acrylics, 2012.