Frutas Frescas

an 8 X 12 ft acrylic and oil on canvas painting made for "Forbidden Fruit: Street Art in a National Park" an exhibition opening July 2nd in #FortTilden #NY and organized by the @rockaway_artists_alliance in conjunction with @momaps1 • the project aims to tell the story of the people, flora and fauna of Jamaica Bay and it's supported by the National Endowment for the Arts • the painting is a composition of the migrant symbol of the #monarchbutterfly as well as the local flora and the role of humans as pollinators or agents of either catastrophic or positive change 🗡🌿