You have to take everything you have ever known about simple physics for one day and put it on its ear.And then on the 12th you can believe what you used to,' he said, implying the World Trade Center towers were not in fact felled by airliners.
I also bemoan the fact that everything is covered in bloody Netlon as I rip it off bulbs of garlic and Spanish onions then chuck it in the recycling bin. Yes, life and especially art is unfair in the extreme and I should know, I’ve been battling with it all my life – as I now battle with HIV. Resolution number four – never get inebriated and miss taking meds – did it three times over festive period and not proud of self.
I should have listened to Oscar Wilde and his famous quote, “All art is quite useless” – or – art is short for Arthur as in Arthur Dick and in retrospect, I should have stayed away from them too! Mustn’t give my old mate HIV an open window to sneak back in and become detectable again – he can sneak in through the tiniest crack you know – no pun intended. Wonder if positive males think of theirs as female?
Life can seem very unfair at times especially if you have HIV.
But it can seem doubly unfair if you have HIV and like me are also an artist because as a general rule you have to be dead before you start making any money and how unfair is that?
It’s probably down to me trying to speak Spanish with Luis and the confusion over what is an el (male) and what is a la (female).
We have endless discussions about it – we live a very thrilling life as you can see!
In California, Los Angeles and San Francisco counties also conduct MMP through the local health departments.
MMP Fact Sheet (available soon) The National HIV Behavioral Surveillance (NHBS) System is a national health survey that collects information on sexual risk, drug use, HIV testing behaviors, and HIV seroprevalence from populations at highest risk for HIV infection—men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs and low-income heterosexual people.
The rare portraits Dali painted were often tongue in cheek.
For example when he painted Brian he portrayed him with blue eyes and blond hair looking angelic.
Dalí’s ironic painting of famously well-dressed woman portrayed in black rags expected to fetch up to £2m.