Henry Rollins's Photo Realism

BY Winston Gieseke

September 13 2011 5:00 AM ET

OCCUPANTS BHOPAL YOUTH X560 (PUBLISHER) | ADVOCATE.COMNew Delhi, India, 2009
Rollins: I have found that there is nothing more still than a dead body. I guess I am so used to them moving that, when they are dead, the stillness is very still. The number of flies on this New Delhi man and the texture of the skin on his face made me think he had perhaps expired. I thought I saw his chest slightly rise as if he were breathing, but it could have just been the flies moving.

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