Why Women Wear Makeup, 2000
Acrylic, enamel on canvas and wood
41 x 53 in.
Some behaviors we have as a species are funny. Like unusual. And we seem to take them for granted. I thought if another species were to study us, how many of those behaviors they would be baffled by as well.
For instance, the obsession with women wearing makeup and people getting massages in massage chairs. With the massages, I understand the practical aspect. However with the face so deeply planted into the pillow, it does look somewhat odd even to me. Indeed.