Metaphorchid :: O O 3000 Faces 82x54 Archival Giclee
great collection "O O" A.K.A. "3000 Faces" Began 21 years ago as a photo-realistic inked ocean wave of people. Inspired by a dream in which the ocean embodied everyone who had ever been alive or would be. In 1999 it evolved into a collage of 2000 faces... and now over 3000 faces of famous and infamous twentieth century people from around the world. 1986: "Ocean wave of people" Medium -Ink 1999: "2000 faces from the 20th century" Medium -Collage 2003: "3000 faces" (original had grown to 6x10') Medium -Collage 2008: "OO" Medium: Digital, Mixed Media, Google It is a continuous work in progress, an experiential teacher. The people are chosen by popular demand and are randomly positioned. It's a cultural Rorschach, a reference and bias indicator and a conversation piece that transcends generational and geographical lines. Buyer may choose to have their piece customized with pictures of their friends and family. The social dynamics of this piece are unrivaled.