I was born in France and the views and images of my life there are continually in my mind. This piece was created simply by instinct during a time of turbulence and depicts vague memories and melancholy. As you look at this collage imagine Saint Saturnin, the village in France where I spent my summers as a child. This most incredible little village with narrow winding streets and alleys, and a massive castle on its highest point is my source.
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- Carol Rabe, Director of Pine Manor College’s Hess Gallery
- Berri Kramer, President of Heartwood College of Art
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