Inspired by Verre Eglomise, each panel is reverse painted on clear upholstery vinyl. The four horsemen of the apocalypse are The False Leader, War, Famine and Plague.
2007, 8' x 15' x 3', upholstery vinyl, antique giltwood chairs, paint, marker
This is not about eschatology but rather a statement about greed and corruption encouraged by the United States of America portrayed through fifty separate cartouches.
Imagery sources the oil industry, the Iraq war, Abu Ghraib, mass consumption, environmental corruption, police violence, and other topical references. The color palette is inspired by Dunkin Donuts.