Monthly Archives: July 2011

Nietzsche and the Horse (2011)

Friedrich Nietzsche was a hugely influential German philosopher. Much misunderstood and misrepresented, he is perhaps best known for his notion of the Will to Power. I have painted him embracing a horse, a reference to the event which is generally considered to be the point of his mental breakdown. On January 3, 1889, Nietzsche suffered […]