Portfolio > 2019-2018 Contouring/Topographies series

Abstracted synthesis of iconic commercial female bodies.
Waxed Contours
oil and wax on paper
18 x 24 in.

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.