It’s not just about fancy diamonds. It’s about the Haves and the Have Nots.
My diamond series of the world's most famous colored diamonds, hand painted on recycled cardboard presents more than meets the eye. A juxtaposition of materialism and the overlooked potential of the masses - unique gems versus the wasted abundance of cardboard - represents the times we live in.
The Hope Diamond is one of the most famous jewels in the world. It weighs over 45 carats and is currently on display at the National Museum of History in Washington D.C.
10” x 10” oil on cardboard