The Ground Upon Which We Stand: Janet Lipkin-The Long Walk, Earth's Tears
62" x 27.5"
raw canvas, acrylics, tassels
This image depicts a Mexican Immigrant leaving one's homeland in search of safety. There is an urgency in this journey. The blooming earth, filtering back and forth through the figure creates a disparate energy. Will the earth be able to sustain? Will the 'others' be able to be accepted, and find safety?