Yellow Sheets

This painting plays with the bed as a canvas exploring sexuality of the man and woman entwined in the sheets. This is part of my Breakthrough series.

The painting was included in a juried show organized by Very Special Arts in 1988.

large canvas with swirling colors mostly yellow, with painted pillows. Parts of the two figures include life casts of body parts and wood-cut outs.

Yellow Sheets. Life casts, wood, acrylic on canvas. 66“ x 90”. copyright 1987 by Dana Simon. A man and a woman are twisted in the sheets incorporates the three-dimensional life casts with cut wood pieces exploring sexuality and the bed as art.

 

Call to Rise, Juried group exhibition, traveled to: Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL, Rotunda Gallery, Capitol Hill, Washington DC.

Jury: Barbara Haskell (Curator, Whitney Museum), Paul Perrot (Director, Virginia Museum of Fine Art), Frank Stella (Artist).

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