The Nashville shooter had an artwork web page for his or her works, together with one which’s now giving folks pause … a rendition that highlights ‘The Shining,’ together with one among its haunting refrains.
28-year-old Audrey Hale — who recognized as a person with he/him pronouns, and who apparently began utilizing the identify Aiden of late — was a graphic artist and illustrator … and Hale’s AH Illustrations web site is now being pored over within the wake of the bloodbath.
As you realize … authorities ID’d Hale as the one who killed six folks Monday, together with 3 children and three adults with an AR-15-style gun. A motive is unknown, and Hale is useless now too.
Due to the inexplicable carnage … of us are in search of solutions wherever they will — together with in Hale’s art work, which has gone beneath a microscope within the wake of the tragedy. One piece, specifically, has made some really feel like Hale was telegraphing sinister intentions.
It is a digital drawing of Jack Nicholson as Jack Torrance from Stanley Kubrick‘s famed 1980 horror flick … the shot of him wanting crazed as he stares out the window, particularly.
There’s extra to the disturbing creation, together with the infamous phrase “REDRUM” … which is “MURDER” spelled backward and which was closely featured within the movie. That phrase is prominently displayed in Hale’s artwork, as are different quotes and phrases from ‘The Shining.’
Apart from this, Hale’s artwork is usually innocuous and fascinating. Hale’s bio can be fairly mellow — describing Hale as a contract artist whose artwork makes an attempt to carry a “whimsical and light-hearted really feel.”
Hale talks about having fun with video video games, watching motion pictures and enjoying sports activities … happening to say this, “There’s a child-like half about me that likes to go run to the playground. Animals are my second ardour, so I additionally take pleasure in spending time with my two cats.”
A self-portrait says Hale’s on a “mission to vary the world.” Cops say Hale left a manifesto behind, though its contents have not been revealed. Hale was armed with two rifles through the onslaught, and regulation enforcement has indicated extra weapons have been at Hale’s residence.
Nashville Police Division
Video of Hale getting into the varsity by taking pictures out a glass door, then roaming the halls weapon in hand, has since been launched, and it is clear Hale was on a mission to kill that day.