24” x 36” | Mixed media on Baltic birch with gold + silver leaf | ready to hang
The numerous layers are fused with carving + lyrical scrawls and finished with a UV protective varnish.
"Several years ago I began to paint flowers to represent the magnificent life of the oldest matriarch in my family, Rosalia. I finished my first cycle of flowers as she passed at the age of 99."
This symbolic still life brings forth a sense of the universal, a sense of nature and a way to delve into humanity’s sense of belonging and connection.