States of Matter: Female

1051 CleanDirtyDead 12×16 inch oil on coated Arches paper

This little triptych can be arranged in any order, or every order, and the truth of the words in sequence is still true. Try it: Dead/Clean/Dirty, Dirty/Clean/Dead, Clean/Dead/Dirty and so on. Females on this planet have these three states of being, and can even be all three at once!

Tragic and very cool at the same time.

Diagnosis Dancer

Bony dancing figure with transparent skirt

1041 “Diagnosis Dancer,” mixed media on paper, 12 in x 9 in

Living with a label, a diagnosis, a condition, a disease, a designation of value and end-points to aspirations and dreams. We all do the dance.

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Living with a label, a diagnosis, a condition, a disease, a designation of value and end-points to aspirations and dreams. We all do the dance.

#1041 “Diagnosis Dancer,” mixed media on paper, 12 in x 9 in, 2020

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Icons – Human Faces Looking at You

1. a painting of a holy figure, typically in a traditional style on wood, venerated and used as an aid to devotion.
 
2. a person or thing regarded as a representative symbol of something.

Icon 1022, Girl with Brightly Colored Turban

Icon 1022, 12 in high x 9 in wide, in a white mat. Pastel and acrylic on sanded paper.

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Icon 1019, Girl with blue-white hair

Icon 1019, 12 in high x 9 in wide, in a white mat. Pastel, pencil and acrylic on sanded paper.

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Icon 1021, 12 in high x 9 in wide, in a white mat. Pastel, pencil and acrylic on sanded paper.

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