angkor

ANGKOR CAMBODIA (Detail)

pastel, ink, collage, Laser photo transfer

6ft x 50”, ( 2M x 126 cm)
2010

The veracity of collaged documentary photos recall Cambodia’s devastating recent political history next to photo transfers of Angkor Wat reliefs of the Hindu creation myth. Both are nestled in the calligraphic drawing of massive roots that imperil the ancient Angkor temples. Angkor Wat was the symbol on the Khmer Rouge flag .