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Flying Ant Island

Once a year, ants fly. It's usually the same day all over the country.

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"Flying Ant Island". 2012. Acrylics on paper.79x55.5 cm.

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This painting features an ant with wings sitting on top of a flying island of some sort. Here's a detail of the ant:

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"Flying Ant Island (detail)".

The painting was done as a pre-study for a commissioned painting. I used to draw flying islands quite a lot back in the 80's, usually with a tree or some other object on them. This time a flying ant.

2012.12.16 20:55

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