Work of Valerie Hegarty. Pics found here.
View from Thanatopsis 2007
“Her work is intended to evoke man’s struggle to civilize nature and the consequences which emerge.” Designboom
George Washington Shipwrecked 2007
Driftwood Painting 2006
“Centering her practice on the politics of the American myth, Hegarty’s canvases and sculptures replicate emblems of frontier ethos – colonial furniture, antique dish ware, and heroic paintings of landscapes and national figures – only to demolish them by devices associated with their historical significance.” Saatchi
Cracked Canyon 2007