It’s a triptych. Every canvas is 160 x 130 cm.
Original size: 480 x 130 cm. Materials: acrylic on linen.
It is in a private collection.
Once upon a time, a group of adventurers known as the “Great Discoverers” sailed far and wide, seeking new lands and treasures. Fueled by a deep desire to expand their knowledge and build a better world, they encountered new cultures, peoples, and riches. However, their greed and lust for power led them to enslave and exploit the very people they had once hoped to help. They used their advanced technologies to wage war and dominate, forgetting the true purpose of their journey.
Despite their abundance of resources, the Great Discoverers squandered them on wars, destruction, and the humiliation of others, leaving behind a world scarred by conflict and injustice. Their legacy serves as a warning that even the most advanced technologies are useless without wisdom, compassion, and humility.
The tale of the Great Discoverers is a reminder that collaboration and empathy can lead to incredible achievements and a better world. As individuals, we can live differently by creating, developing, and respecting each other, to build a harmonious society that benefits everyone.