"Everything is alive and beautiful if it is fresh in the soul,
as it is for this artist, whose first name, Menelaos, is as old as his land."
"Children balanced on the back of a horse and horses roaming the flat fields of Thessaly as guardians of the doors to Paradise. Solemnly dignified women. Farmer warriors dying for freedom. His lonely bulls are on t heedge of a remote world facing calmly another mysterious landscape.