I stumbled on amazing art displays at the Seattle and Oakland terminals recently. JACKPOT! ding ding ding ding ding…
I was suddenly in an art gallery. Now THAT’s the way to kill the airport blues.
This painting stopped me in my tracks. Doesn’t it have a great mood? I stared at this for a looooooooong time. These little ladies will surely be buddies for life, right? We cannot see their faces, but we completely get what they are all about.
It is entitled: Sister Hoods. The original is 72″ x 72.” This version on the OAK wall was much smaller. I love the sense of comfort and safety this evokes. And the loose background swirls and drips add layers of mystery and curiosity.
The artist is Hung Liu. Here is her biosketch (click to read larger size) :