Sunday, August 5, 2012

New Art Work-"POWER CORRUPTS"

New work for The Baum School of Art Faculty Show-acrylic and mixed media on canvas board with deceiving gold leaf frame entitled, "POWER CORRUPTS"

Show runs August 15-September 7, 2012 Opening reception Wednesday, August 15, 2012 6-8 pm

4 comments:

Mrs. Dottie said...

This piece is best viewed up close and personal. It's not a pretty picture.

Mrs. Dottie said...

It's open to personal interpretation. Everyone knows some authority figure or elected official or "power that be" who abuses their power. In my painting, I'm attempting to show how ugly that is, but wrapping it in a beautiful gilded frame, just like the power abusers do.

My said...

who exactly did you paint in the artwork? anyone specific?

Mrs. Dottie said...

It's an elected official in Lehigh County PA.