Christ the Bridegroom with the Crown of Thorns, acrylic on wooden board, 2004.

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Special edition of the New Testament (on the occasion of the 2004 Olympic Games in Greece). An attempt to paint Christ in a manner of the artwork characteristic of the ancient erythromorphous vases, with red figures and black backgrounds. The only difference is in the eyes and in the green wreath, so that a significant antithesis might be accentuated. The eyes express great pain and sorrow, as if asking: “My people, what have I done for you, and how are you repaying Me?”

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