The Forgiven Generations
Reese, Tyler C.
Oil on Wood
96 x 48 x 2 in.
deconstruction. imperfect manipulation of an imperfect medium. what's mine and what's yours. what adds and what subtracts. push pull. give take. what reaches deep in thrusty grabs. process. line. disintegration of the body. the dissolving nest. the dissolving frame. the corporeal frame. vanity. vexation. extravagance. overabundance. enough! or too much. that guilt. that hiding. that running. that falling. that sharp line cutting. following a path. choosing a path. stability of the past: instability of memory. altered memories. altered states. altered countries. humanimal. i cannot escape it. mother land. mother's milk. milking the day. milk to grow strong. how is it i extract strength from the milk i drink? dust. rust. lust. touch. depreciation. decay. stained. tainted. neglected. overexposed. underprotected.
Reese, Tyler C., “The Forgiven Generations,” Lewis & Clark Senior Art, accessed May 31, 2016, https://library.lclark.edu/seniorprojects/items/show/1307.