Oil on MDF Panel. 53cm x 45cm. Another of Mark Sheeky’s amazing surrealist works. This painting is about the information and time, the duplication and replication of information across Aeons, fading with each replication, static solid memories fade into ethereal clouds.
“… the title co-incidentally came to mind and I thought yes, this would be an appropriate use of and homage to Salvador Dali’s famous painting. But here, I thought, my painting really would be about the persistence of memories, not the sad and slow, liquid passage of time…”
A skeleton hangs in a dark wasteland at the end of time, space and the vast and empty universe sings it’s tuneful song, while a hand-print in the day fades to gentle disruption and decay over aeons of endless time…