Elegies

Elegy to a Democratic Republic
Elegy to a Democratic Republic

2020, acrylic on canvas on board, 70"x20"

April 4, 1968 Elegy
April 4, 1968 Elegy

2018, acrylic, chrysanthemum flower petals, ashes on canvas, 42"x72"

Vietnam Elegy (Going Home)
Vietnam Elegy (Going Home)

1990/2000, acrylic on canvas, 38"x60"

Kevin Carter Elegy
Kevin Carter Elegy

1994/2000, acrylic on canvas, garden hose, steel pipe, plastic funnel, 84"x114"x24" This work was based on the famous 1993 photograph by the late South African Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist Kevin Carter, who committed suicide after receiving the coveted award, in part because of the severe criticism received for his lack of emotional involvement and help for the child dying of famine in war-torn Sudan.

'60s Street Elegy II
'60s Street Elegy II

1995-96, acrylic on canvas, 60x75"

Vietnam Elegy (Mountains)
Vietnam Elegy (Mountains)

1996-98, acrylic on paper, 22"x30"

Oklahoma City Elegy
Oklahoma City Elegy

1997-98, acrylic on paper, 22"x30"

'60s Street Elegy I
'60s Street Elegy I

1995, acrylic on paper, 11"x14"

Vietnam Elegy (Jungle I)
Vietnam Elegy (Jungle I)

1995-96, acrylic on paper, 22"x30"

Vietnam Elegy (Forest)
Vietnam Elegy (Forest)

1996-98, acrylic on paper, 22"x30"

Vietnam Elegy (JungleII)
Vietnam Elegy (JungleII)

1996-97, acrylic on paper, 22"x30"

Ireland Elegy I
Ireland Elegy I

1985-88, acrylic on canvas, 12"x24"

Ireland Elegy II
Ireland Elegy II

1985-90, acrylic on canvas, 20"x16"

Ireland Elegy III
Ireland Elegy III

1985-97, acrylic on canvas, 12"x24"