A 3-Dimensional wire used to make a contour face is resting upon a rough texture of faded whites and purple cotton fabric. The  silver wire creates a unique shadow of the face beneath it depending on the angle of the light. The wire face lies oblique on the canvas looking right at the viewer.

Space Case Friend, 2019


Acrylic, cotton, aluminum wire and thread on canvas


Keywords: Multi-media, wire portrait, muddled, collection


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