Mary Addison HACKETT

An abandoned pool behind my childhood home in the South became the touchstone for a body of work about loss, passage, memory, and perseverance. Meanwhile, as I was leaving my home California, I purchased flowers as an act of love and gratitude, and painted arrangements inspired by floral designs found in vintage garden club calendars.
 

The Trouble with Paradise
2012
oil on linen
7 x 5 inches
Pools and Flowers (2008-2011)
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