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Chasing After Death

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By mattahan   |   Watch
Published: October 8, 2008
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...just to call ourselves brave.
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Sep 19, 2008, 2:14:08 PM
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akm73Student Filmographer
I really love the lighting and the atmosphere of your piece!!! so beautiful to watch, the way you design black characters is pretty inspirationnal!!! keep it up!!!
Le9's avatar
"Chasing after death just to call ourselves brave." Blackstar reference? ;)
Anyway, this is a beautiful piece. The expression on her face is just on point. Lovely work. :)
peroxsigh's avatar
Has a Princess Mononoke feel.
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Has a Princess Mononoke feel.
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nekolilooHobbyist General Artist
I know that feeling when your are so depress that you can`t save yourself, even if you know you are the bears eating yourself
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This is niiiiiice (Kweli)
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Vivid-FunkProfessional General Artist
One of my faves ever.
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iBeTheNfamousHobbyist Traditional Artist
dope. nice Black Star reference :)
danteas's avatar
This Piece is an on a scale of Epic proportions YOU ARE A PAINTING GOD!!
HidayaAkade89's avatar
You definitely have a gift.
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RageManiaStudent Traditional Artist
For someone being eaten up, she looks amazingly calm.
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The way you hook these photos up..... then with the Hip-Hop captions is pure genius!! Yessir you made my evening
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Kazu52Hobbyist General Artist
Been listing to Mos Def?, chancing after death to call ourselves brave, still living like mental slaves. So true, for the black community in my city.
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I love your figure...it's so amazing...I hope I can aspire to your talent one day.
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Maitri-HarysStudent Interface Designer
Saddened by unknown grief... she plucks my heart out... And the polars bears...
How natural... their reaction, to her decision...
Not to die awaste, but to be nutrition to those that can use her as fodder...
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I thought polar bears just played in the snow and drank coca-cola. here they look kind mean.
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Wow, this is a really interesting painting. I like the difference in the bears' tolerance of her presence, from having one let her sit on him to two others violently attacking her. It's really, strangely, peaceful. Awesome.
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c-niskaStudent Digital Artist
This is amazing! :) Everything looks so smoooth and the colors are very beautiful :)
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