"There are some enterprises in which a careful disorderliness is the true method". Herman Melville

"I know nothing but miracles." Walt Whitman

sábado, 7 de maio de 2011

The birth of an orange

...as seen through the Hubble telescope!
Some months ago I bought an orange that seemed to be giving birth to a baby orange. I decided to paint it in my series of odd planets.
This is oil on wood, some 35 cm across. I recicled old wooden chair seats and cut my profile thrice. So this is a kind of self-portrait.

As there is no gravity in space, and no up and down, this paintings can be hung upside down or any position in between:

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