Monthly Archives: August 2011

Schrödinger and the cat (2011)

Erwin Schrödinger is considered as one of the founding fathers of quantum physics. He is, of course, most famous for his thought experiment, known as Schrödinger’s cat, an idea he developed while in correspondence with his friend, Albert Einstein . He received a Nobel Prize in Physics for his work in 1933. Acrylic on canvas, […]

Atman and Schopenhauer (2011)

Alfred Schopenhauer keeps cropping up here. My picture of him and Hegel even ended up in a Dutch University textbook, however, here I have painted him with one of his pet Poodles. Acrylic on canvas, 508mm x 406mm Schopenhauer had a difficult relationship with other people, and in his latter 27 years of his life, […]