Werner Horvath: "Kouros". Oil and acrylic on canvas, 160 x 60 cm, 2012.
is the modern term given to those representations of male
first appear in the Archaic period in Greece. Kouroi are beardless,
formulaic advancing posture, and are most often nude. At the same time
kouros-statues were created, pre-Socratic philosophy appeared in
Therefore in the painting you find a deawing in the sand,
theory of Thales of Miletus, one of the main representatives of this
philosophical school: the Thales' Theorem.