mixed media (gouache and paper)
22″ x 22″ on cradled birch panel
On a trip to Monaco, I was enthralled with the intricate tile work on the walls. I got to thinking about how bored the tile must be stuck to the wall day after day. In Failed Escape, I envisioned that the tiles were planning an escape so they could see more of the world. As you can see, things didn’t go as well as they hoped!