Date – 2013
Medium: Charcoal, ink & acrylic on canvas
Size: 72” x 60”
The landscape is an indecipherable calligraphy, a kufic elegy to a vanishing nature. Somewhere amidst the volutes and the elegant strokes, the left over Africans get their montuno (Cuban mountain music) on: Papa is dead and the drone of the big plane flying overhead is louder than a 21 gun salute. . .