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A series of original drawings adorned with gold leaf challenging humanity's preconceived notions of value and worth in our consumable world

Press Release

Using the subject of animal, human skulls and personal artifacts, Elizabeth exposes the responsibility of the individual in owning the effects of their decisions. Adoring each piece with gold leaf and precious metal, the Gold Standard, which has been used for centuries, is a perfect representation of humanity’s obsession with vain and valueless beauty. The dichotomy of the monochromatic pallet …

Using the subject of animal, human skulls and personal artifacts, Elizabeth exposes the responsibility of the individual in owning the effects of their decisions. Adoring each piece with gold leaf and precious metal, the Gold Standard, which has been used for centuries, is a perfect representation of humanity’s obsession with vain and valueless beauty. The dichotomy of the monochromatic pallet against the gold is a visual representation of the struggle of the inner self to balance greed and purpose.

The monochromatic pallet simplifies the form allowing a deeper exploration of the subject …

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9020 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA, US
Mon – Fri 10am – 5pm Sat 12pm – 5pm Sun by Appointment Only