40" x 30", oil on canvas, 2015

Ballerina #2

$5,070.00Price
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    Painting Size: 40 H x 30 W x 1.5 in 

    Ships in a cardboard box.

    This work will ship flat in a sturdy, well-protected cardboard box.

  • Painting: oil on canvas

    In the Ballerina series, I am exploring the relationship between dance as a spiritual practice and dance as a sexually charged act. I am juxtaposing the ethereal with the ephemeral, in other words, I strive to show the Ballet dancer as half-God half-animal. I want the viewer to see how while the dancer appears to have a transcendent experience, the dancer is also concealing sexual desire. This sexual desire is conveyed through the unstable form, the transparent stillness, and the plasticity of the female body.

© 2008-2019 by VADIM PUYANDAEV / vadim@avyk.org / San Francisco, CA

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