|Oil and Cold Wax|
|30" x 48" x 1.5"|
This piece continues some of the same vocabulary and mark making of the pieces made during the beginning of the pandemic, but also hints at the looseness of the pieces which came once I began going to the studio again.
In it I decided to leave it in a rawer less “finished” state to reflect the raw emotions of the time. “Contact Tracing” is not just about the way that the actual disease travels but how the emotional effects of it travel from person to person as well. The feelings of pain and fear from family and friends who are out of work and afraid of illness travels just as easily as the disease itself.