Nike, Descending Stairs

Nike, descending stairs

Above is my latest work, entitled, "Nike, Descending Stairs."  The background of this work includes multiple shots that I recently took of a stairwell from an old building in North Carolina.  The textures in the image are from an aged wall that had layers of paint showing through that I photographed on the same trip.  The body is a statue of Nike with a new stock photography head.  Graphical elements are from an old mechanical reference book.  Blended into the image is a famous Muybridge photograph of an athlete "ascending stairs."  I included this because, for me, it makes a connection to our contemporary, iconic, Nike