Angels of the River

Coming in July 2019 to Glen Allen Arts Center: The Angels of Hollywood Cemetery and Views of Richmond

One of Richmond’s treasures are the Victorian neo-classical sculptures that adorn Hollywood Cemetery. With a commanding view of the James River, these guardians of the spirit world are now reinterpreted in a modernist style. The goals of this exploration involved finding a “lightness” in the picture, perhaps even transcendence. The accompanying views of the river and the city give us a sense of the grandeur of the setting, in a painterly expression of colors.

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