Posts Tagged ‘The Last Supper’

One chromosome too many

Thursday, September 17th, 2009


There are lots of modern versions of the Last Supper out there. Shown above is my favorite, in part because of a personal connection I have with it. Photographed by Raoef Mamedov (Russian name Рауф Мамедов), this sequence of 5 images portrays Jesus and his 12 disciples as “sufferers” from Down syndrome…


Not the first or the last

Monday, October 6th, 2008

One of these days I’ll put together a post with a list of every “Last Supper” takeoff done by every artist of note. Meanwhile here’s a middling version called “Last Breakfast” by Ron English, who has made a career out of bloated images of Ronald McDonald.