oil, wax, archival paper, and devalued bank note on panel.
Alternate take on the larger Vergüenza de Bolivar, this newer piece, titled, Bolivares, by Los Angeles modern artist Brian Drake, is another thought on Venezuelan currency and the wounds of a nation. Both beauty and pain are encapsulated in this great nations now worthless paper currency. Serving as a reminder of fragility and hubris, this piece extends the conversation about western influence, global currency devaluation and its effects of on daily life for people in the most vulnerable of positions.
The scale and aspect ratio of paper currency and lIke paper currency, this piece reads in any position. This allows for flexible display possibilities, in both horizontal and vertical format. 30x49 CURRENTLY NOT OFFERED