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Title: Event Horizon Well Above the Treeline

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Date signed: 06-02-2001

Dimensions: 36.00 height by 30.00 width (inches)

Media: acrylics, impasto, g.beads, cheesecloth, paste

Status: archived


    When I started planning this picture, I was thinking about a canvas bisected into light and dark halves, sort of a good vs. evil motif. The photo I used to keep me on track was of a small red airplane flying over a very large mountain in Alaska. I left out the plane and probably should have left out the phallic shape in the center, as well. But then it would have been a pretty boring picture.

    There are a lot of textural effects in the light-colored half and many layers of glaze in the dark.