Unicycle

Unicycle, oil on canvas, 22” × 28”, 2009.

Unicycle
Oil on canvas, 22” × 28”, 2009.

In front of an arched cloisterish building, this performer is literally elevating himself above the crowd. He’s watching above and beyond while nobody seems to care, talking to friends and drinking. The most frivolous performance gets a spiritual lift when confronted with roughness.