Walk in the Park (2018)
oil on linen on board
16×26 in.

This painting addresses the ephemeral nature of being and the cyclical nature of all life. For insights into the process of the making of the piece, please scroll down.

Two visual historical influences:

Ana Mendieta’s Silueta
John Everette Millias, Ophelia

Work flow and inspiration. The flora was painted en plein air in local parks.

McGolrick Park, Brooklyn
McCarren Park
In progress view on sight.
gaze, to look out or up?
initial muse from pop culture
digital collage merged with my own body.