in these pieces, I start with an ordinary portrait and add fictional elements, transforming a normal "memory" into one imbued with fantasy, artificial cultural themes, and a sort of childhood/dementia-induced impression - creating invented understandings/interpretations of "familiar" figures through these overlapping histories and meanings.
L.A. (work in progress)holly_epson_scan-250h_thumbBaseball PlayerL.A., study - 20142007-2010, Cotton , synthetics