Exploration of the self-referential #2, 2011. 30″x 18″ & 30″x 38″ Oil on canvas.
In my second iteration, I juxtaposed a painting of a tornado above the painting of Federer to introduce parallel relationships. The tornado, like my hand, is a destructive force outside of the original system. My hand manipulated the image on a scanner like the natural forces that impose themselves on the environment.