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A doorway is an ambiguous phenomenon, a liminal spot in a person’s life. A door can be a choice, a possibility, a protection or an aperture to new-fangled values. It can mean a barrier, a prison or a gate to freedom. It can, however, vanish in the mist of unawareness by lack of social concern. At that moment, our freedom has become our jail and we feel locked up in our own liberty. Any exit has waned: the doorway has been absorbed in the stupor of our infatuation. ( “In the doorway” )

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Erik Pevernagie

Erik Pevernagie , Belgian painter, living in Brussels, held exhibitions in Paris, New York, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Amsterdam, London, Brussels, Antwerp. Master in Germanic Philology, Free University Brussels. Postgraduate, Cambridge. Chairman of “Ric’s River Boat” and “Ric’s Art Boat”.

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