Velum Vellum

Artworks Paul Cadmus

I always felt attracted to magic realism. How the clothes cover the bodies like a second skin. Only appearing as an alibi for nudity and eroticism. But also adding an ease, lightness and vulnerability.


Cillian said...

These are beautiful.

I remember I came across the first one for the first time while watching a documentary on pedophiles, in which the imprisoned pedophile's copy of the first artwork was confiscated because the dancers looked too young. Sad, really.


Anonymous said...

reminds me of 3rd reich...!


Lynn and Horst said...

It may relate to a certain time frame, although one should distinguish between aesthetical vision and political intention.