Pieces of the Puzzle
In the old days the great artists were masters. In more recent times the greatness of an artist has measured by such qualities as: expressiveness; intelligence; satire; social commentary. Today, the great artists are scavengers; collectors not creators; thinkers not commentators; pointers of the way, not great ships under sail. Names in the phone book, not brass plates in the galleries. Pieces of the puzzle, not a puzzle of pieces.
Image Notes A Sterlingware fractal, India Inked.8bf and then filtered with Patch Work by Kipp McMichael which produced the fragmented look. The second one was also filtered with Mirror, Mirror, to give it the symmetrical look.