Modern Times, 2011, oil on canvas, 20" x 16"
An unsettling image for unsettling times.
This is one of a handful of surreal images Emily started a while ago, images that she refers to as Postcards from Saturn.
UPDATE: This painting was selected for the Jamestown Art Center's 2012 show "Statewide," a juried show of works by Rhode Island RISD alumni.
October 31, 2011
October 16, 2011
October 10, 2011
October 09, 2011
They embrace tenderly and a little wearily, as if having spent an entire night dancing.
The Embrace, 2011, oil on canvas, 18" x 24" $900
This is another in Emily's pas de deux collection. See here for these other examples.
October 02, 2011
The story is all in the hands.
The Farce, 2011, oil on canvas, 18" x 24" $900
This painting is based on a much earlier illustration that was commissioned by The New Yorker many years ago. Sadly, they never published it, in spite of sending a private courier all the way from NYC to get the painting after they had lost the photo transparency.
Circus, 1992, oil on canvas, 20" x 25" $750