The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters

2013 ArtPrize Entry
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My drawing is an homage to Francisco Goya's piece of the same title. While quite traditional in execution, my aim is to bring Goya's profound message into a contemporary context. I aspire to create a compelling piece of art is not only visually captivating but is also a catalyst for conversation. My work is multi-tiered in symbolism, detailed and delicate, and aims to captivate the beauty of the natural world and of graphite drawing itself, all while honoring art history.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth:
  • Medium: Graphite on Paper
  • Width: 2.7
  • Year created: 2013
  • Height: 3.25

Venue & Connection Information

This piece will be completed with graphite on paper, professionally framed and matted, and ready to hang. The dimensions listed (32" x 39") are the final, framed size.

Venue Considerations
  • Special Lighting needed: No
  • Internet needed: No
  • Indoor Space needed: Yes
  • Outdoor Space needed: No
  • Audio/Video needed: No
  • Electrical needed: No

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