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Katherine Wood, The Places I’ve Slept Won’t Let Me Sleep, 2020, acrylic paint, canvas, wooden sticks, battery operated fairy lights and candles, 24″ x 14″

This media file is attached to: Paragon Arts Gallery Student Exhibition Online 2020

This was my final project for my painting class. I wanted to create a 3-D painting depicting different spaces I've slept in. Someone very thoughtful in my class suggested I experiment with the idea of making my piece in the shape of a cube, and I'm so glad I did! I glued several painted canvases and boards together to create four "walls." Each wall is like a glimpse into a different room or space.