‘Ennui’ acrylic on paper 70cm. x 55cm.

I created this work as a way voicing my frustrations with the way that Parkinson’s disease is rapidly stealing my ability to speak. It began with just the one word, “loner”; I decided that it was not the right choice and so started thinking of others that would best describe the feelings of isolation that can affect Parkinson’s sufferers. I consider myself lucky to have art as a way of communicating,



4 responses to ““Ennui””

  1. Claudia McGill Avatar

    This is an eloquent image. I found it moving and beautiful. I hope for the best for you. I see and hear your voice here, if that makes any sense.

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    1. David Carroll - Visual Artist Avatar

      Thank you Claudia, your words are encouraging and It’s good to know that I can still communicate through art.

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  2. John Evans Avatar
    John Evans

    Hi Dave

    I don’t think I can truly imagine the frustrations the Damned Parkinson’s are exacting on you but your “Ennui” art does help me understand a little more….. Keep looking for the silver lining, very best thoughts & regards ~ John

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