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Eclipse of Liberation. Collins Osemeke Collins Osemeke
This mixed media painting, titled «Eclipse of Liberation, » a metaphorical expression of the profound journey of breaking free from societal constraints and personal struggles. The central figure, a woman, stands partially enveloped in a white cloth made from fabric and glue, symbolizing the remnants of restrictions that once bound her. The dynamic and almost sculptural quality of the fabric suggests a moment of active liberation, as she pulls away from what has been holding her back.

The red halo hovering above her head serves as a powerful symbol of transformation and empowerment. Traditionally, a halo represents divinity and enlightenment, but here, its fiery red color conveys a sense of passion, strength, and a burning desire for freedom. It is as if the energy of the halo is both emerging from within her and enveloping her, marking her transition from oppression to self-empowerment.

The intricate details and abstract patterns surrounding the figure represent the complexities of her journey. These elements hint at technological and societal influences that have both hindered and facilitated her path to liberation. The contrasting dark and light tones underscore the tension and eventual triumph of breaking free.

Inspired by the resilience and strength of individuals who fight against all odds to reclaim their freedom, this painting captures a moment of intense emotional and physical liberation. The woman's posture, slightly turned yet moving forward, indicates her resolve to embrace her newfound freedom despite the lingering ties of her past.

«Eclipse of Liberation» is a celebration of the human spirit's capacity to overcome adversity and transform through struggle. It speaks to anyone who has felt the weight of limitations and has found the courage to cast them off, stepping into their true, unbounded self.
Eclipse of Liberation
Modern and Contemporary Art,  Paintings,  Mixed media
Author: Collins Osemeke
61 x  2.5 x  91.4 cm  /   24 x  1 x  36 in
Diameter 110.5 cm  /   43.5 in
Weight 1.59 kg   /  3.51 lbs
Themes: Abstract  /   Origin: Arts of Africa  /   Genre: Expressionnism  /   Characteristic: Signed  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Original  /   Mounting: On Canvas  /   Period: Contemporary  /  
Posted: june 1, 2024 / Modified: june 1, 2024
Copyright Collins Osemeke

Marisol Usandegi
Premium members Marisol Usandegi , June 1
Preciosa realizacion Magnífico.
Eclipse of Liberation
7,746 €  5,500 £  8,831 $ 
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Collins Osemeke
Collins Osemeke
Artist Painter 
New Delhi, India
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