Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Farther






Started working on the central panel of my triptych. I read that the central panel traditionally carries the most important information. My father takes center stage - he was more "there" than my mother. On a larger scale of meaning, this speaks about the patriarchal culture of the 50's and 60's when I was growing up...

6 comments:

i'm a superhero i can like fly and shit said...

looks like it is coming along! :)

martha miller said...

indeedy!

Susan Beauchemin said...

He was a real performer--and mom looks a bit worried about all the kids--I love that space you have to work in!!

i'm a superhero i can like fly and shit said...

martha,

this would not have happened if you
hadn't encouraged me to make what i love!

http://moomoosuperhero.blogspot.com/2011/02/art-epineph.html

thanks for the encouragement!

martha miller said...

hi sue - having fun with this, and i do love my new space!!

martha miller said...

superhero, your sculpture is incredible! how theraputic it must have been to create that piece. and BRAVE. i'm sure the folks at your school are really moved by it!! congratulations!