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Lime green diptychs contrasting natural vs un-natural: nature mostly in the form of tree bark in a dialogue with the grittier side of the city (grafittied lockers, scraped-up lampposts, dumpsters and torn posters on telephone poles).

locker /

lichen green bark dripping with dark rain / spray-painted locker

 

36 x 24

jigsaw bark of Plane Tree / weathered black lamppost

jigsaw bark of Plane Tree / weathered black lamppost

 

32 x 20

Snakebark Maple / weathered paint on hull of boat

green Snakebark Maple / weathered paint on hull of rowboat

 

34 x 18

cracked paint on dumpster / bark of an Arbutus tree

cracked paint on dumpster / bark of an Arbutus tree

 

22 x 24

Shaughnessy wall pretending to be a diptych

Shaughnessy wall pretending to be a diptych

 

24 x 18

torn posters on telephone pole / young spruce tree in forest

torn posters on telephone pole / young spruce tree in forest

 

36 x 24

dotted shadow from perforated iron stairs / trees with white splotches

dotted shadow from perforated iron stairs / trees with white splotches

 

38 x 15