Peter van Straten Art by Peter van Straten

The Art of Evening
The reinvention of romance
Standing with the land
You whom the past has blessed and cursed with comfort, do not fear what is to come
Engage, don’t turn away. There’s nowhere more interesting to turn to.
Working on The Boat, or, The Gamble of Absurdity
To the “Other” you are other. So Everything is Other. So there is no “other.” So All is One.
Ascendant Love, will you keep up, with all the people a life-partner will be, over the span of a lifetime?
The Resurrection of Dreams
The Alignment of Dreams
The Incubation of Dreams
“The River of Life.”
“A meeting of beautiful minds.”
“Behold man. Waiting for a car to stop that he may safely cross.”
“The Traveler”
“SPLASH” (An ode to orgasm)
“Portrait of the artist in middle-age.”
“Return to the sea.”
“Location, location, location.”
“The two skies.”
“In us are hubris and genius so intertwined you cannot tell one from the other. Glorious the dance that results, between reality and her lovers.”
“A portrait of a woman and her energy field.”
If we are colonized as one, we might become one! (for “Hieronymus Bosch in Africa”)