Barbie as the observer…

This piece came into being some four years ago—the last time North Korea dominated the headlines with threats of destroying the west coast of the United States. I’ll just leave that there…..Barbie says it all.

Nukes, 2013

Nukes, 2013, mixed media on canvas board. Yes, that’s Kim Jong Un as a paper mask.

cheers!

That’s it.  I was going to write a nice tidy artist statement and then I thought….hum.  Sometimes it’s better to figure it out on your own rather than have someone dictate it.  Say, don’t those clouds look like an equal sign?  Whaaat?  No.  Surely that’s not what she meant.  Reminds me of King Kong though.  huh.

dscf6134

Beauty: 404_Page Not Found, 2016, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 inches