ISAAC, Schlafend

Nina Assimakopoulos, 2005

Oil and Tempera on Panel, 16x24

Point of Entry

Uses as a point of entry a photograph of my son, Isaac, who modeled for me one morning when eastern light was coming through the living room window.  My attraction to the photograph centered around the brilliance of the light and the delicate positioning of the hands which resembles the hand placement in flute