The Inauspicious Present, MFA Exhibition, Donald Keefe
This is the second post of exhibitions in Gainesville Florida. Donald Keefe just completed his MFA in painting at University of Florida. Here are a couple of paintings from his thesis exhibition at University Galleries and a citations from his abstract.
....explore(s) the sense of foreboding for the future that exists within the malaise of contemporary culture.
Inspired by the Biblical Tower of Babel story, and informed by history and current events, this work seeks to relate the present to the past, with the intent of pointing toward a, yet to come, universal decay.