Jan Theuninck

Beyond the limit

tempting is
the border area
hanging around
in the gray zone
watching the game
of back and forth
seeing how vanity
and power
push them
beyond the limit

Jan Theuninck (born 7 June 1954 in Zonnebeke, Belgium) is a Belgian painter and poet. His work in both media is guided by his social and political convictions, dealing with topics such as colonialism old and new, mass and society, and pacifism.

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