Portfolio > 2019-2018 Contouring/Topographies series

Gilt Topographies II
Gilt Topographies II
oil & wax on canvas
39.5 x 44 inches

Abstract forms, each a puzzling synthesis of familiar poses of female bodies captured from commercial fashion imagery, reflect on their shaping impact as evidenced by internet 'selfies'. Dependent on their particular color palette, they appear to float like clouds, or as tightly set in precious stone.