Selfie, 2017, oil on panel, 36 x 36in
Don’t get me wrong, I think this is an important project, but it’s also hilarious that when we build a 2.5 billion dollar space robot the first thing it does when it lands on another planet is take a picture of itself.
The painting is basically finished. Maybe a varnish and the largest, gold-est, gaudiest frame I can conceive of. I’m talking urinating putti in the corners gaudy.