Acrylic on canvas 72 x 48 x 1.5 inches. 2023
“Too Bright” by Bryan Espiritu is a thought-provoking acrylic painting presented in black on canvas. The piece captures a profound contrast between light and darkness, both visually and thematically. The canvas is dominated by deep black hues, evoking a sense of mystery and introspection. The accompanying verse offers a poignant perspective, recounting a conversation about the overwhelming brightness of the sun to a man deprived of sight. This juxtaposition of absence and memory prompts viewers to reflect on themes of perception, loss, and resilience. Through its minimalist approach and emotive narrative, “Too Bright” invites contemplation on the complexities of human experience and the enduring impact of memory amidst darkness.