Sunday, July 28, 2013

Christina's World by Andrew Wyeth

There's something haunting about this painting.

I thought the concept was brilliant.

It evoked many contradictory thoughts.

Remoteness. Disability. Unattainable. Despair. Futility.

Dreams. Efforts. Perseverance. Focus. Hope.


Anonymous said...

the painting is sort of disturbing, no?


A said...

at first glance, yeah, but to me it seems that she hasn't given up and that's why the second set of nouns.