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We, His Friends by kinnas We, His Friends by kinnas
2010, 2x3 meters, acrylics and other shit (Including but not limited to wax, mud, beer, milk, lipstick, cloth and maybe piss I can't remember). Was a part of my BA project titled "Of Nihilism"

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I dislike the word but lets say it's a meditation on hatred. I try to rise above it but in reality I am a very bitter and a very petty man. In a way I live for revenge. Revenge against the bus driver, against the boring people I've had to suffer, against the assholes who broke my nosebone, against the first girl who said "yes", against the clumsy art teachers who have wasted my time. Revenge on everyone. I have this need for revenge, I cannot be at peace. I have to either be a ridiculous success or destroy myself entirely. Deprive the world of my participation, my talents. In reality idiotic ramblings of an arrogant madman, in my own mind a majestic gesture as I inform you "You are not deserving of my company."
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chriseastmids Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
:wow:
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LetsHopeSo Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2013
Really cool talent you have there, it feels very eerie and mysterious.
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annaannad693 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2011  Student General Artist
There's something about this that just inspires me so much, thank you for that.
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LOlokopoko97 Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2011
well you know what they say 'bout the basic needs for humans:
food,water,air sex and revenge
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centric-prometheus Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Reminds me of Banksy. Very nice.
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RivkaZ Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2011   Digital Artist
Please choose to be a ridiculous success. Cutting off your nose to spite your face probably won't make a lasting impression on anyone but yourself, but future historic fame will sure show that bus driver what for.
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Rin-Uzuki Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Well, as they say, to create art is to express one's emotions...
I don't think I would have initially tied all of those emotions and thoughts to this piece, but taking them and looking back at it does make for an interesting second look.

And, if it's any comfort, recognizing one's own (current, past) limitations is a very good thing to be able to do, I think. So, bravo, sir.
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Kittyjohl Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2011
Love the powerful and angry brushstrokes - the composition is beautiful and you definitely communicate the emotion behind the piece.
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BloodyCrow1984 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2011
very original, trully awasome!
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thesmiley6679 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2011
Wow ... truly inspiring.
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dorothyinoz Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2011
First, let me say how eerie and beautiful this image is. Something I wish I saw more of in the art galleries I visit. But I giggled and had to do a second take when I read "I am a very bitter and a very petty man." cause I read it as Pretty instead of Petty. I think you may be both. Great work man.
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JimmyWhiteEdge Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2011  Professional Photographer
This is killer, I havent seen a painting like this one before. Great style. Like the colors and the feel that the painting projects
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Blvdnit3 Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
so rad!!!!
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ReaperDudikoff Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011
very powerful work
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zummerfish Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:wave: you have been feature here [link]
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TanushaPaik Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011
"I have to either be a ridiculous success or destroy myself entirely," this is just undeniable TRUTH.
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Hymenomycotina Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I like your form of revenge. Please take revenge any time.
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stoic1985 Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011   Traditional Artist
Art makes cynics of us all.
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ales-kotnik Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011  Student Digital Artist
great work man!

love your style
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