Straw Hat

Straw Hat, oil on canvas, 24” × 30”, 2008.

Straw Hat
Oil on canvas, 24” × 30”, 2008.

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If we could forget this huge close-up right in the middle of the canvas, and right on the horizon line, we would see a familiar view of the ocean emptiness. After a while, this face doesn’t really bother us because we realize it’s nobody’s and everybody’s face. This face is immaterial and vacant. Just a metaphor for the vacuum waiting to be filled behind it.