Last year, father Al Landes passed away from pancreatic cancer. He had a pile of tools in his garage and he was the kind of man that could fix anything. The six months from the time of his diagnosis was a nightmare as we watched him slowly deteriorate sitting in his recliner. The wrenches and tools represent  conventional medicine and the unconventional ways I tried to save him. His dog Dixie never left his side. Generally  I am an artist that paints in vivid exploding colors. This work is rendered in desaturated color because the color left me during this time.

I Tried To Fix Him Until His Last Breath, 2019

KatMoon

Mixed Media

12x12

Keywords: desaturatedcolor, magicalrealism, katmoon , mixmedia, interdisciplinaryartist

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