• Farm Animals on Animal Farm, a cautionary tale

    12 days ago - By Acrylic and Light

    Acrylic on gessoed aluminium panel , 18 x 14"Painting 278, 2020This painting was started back in February at the beginning of the pandemic. It may seem whimsical on the surface, but it is an allegorical piece infused with political overtones.
    I purchased and read "Animal Farm" and " 1984 " by George Orwell shortly after CNN started using the term of living in an Orwellian time. This came about when then US President advisor, Kellyanne Conway used the term "alternative facts" while coming to the defense of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer when he stated that Mr. Trump had attracted...
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