In Honor of Disneyland's 54th Anniversary

Yesterday was Disneyland's 54th Birthday. All things Disney have been a huge influence on me and my work so I thought that today would be a good day to post a couple of paintings that I did a few years ago that clearly reference Disney in some way.The Collision of Opposites, Oil on Canvas, 2007, Private Collection of Dan Smith
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At the time I did this painting, I was very interested in exploring playful interpretations of Disney Princesses that were in some way opposed to their original identities.
Police Line: Do Not Doughnut, Oil on Canvas, 2007, Commissioned Work
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This painting was based on a series of current events that centered around corruption. The puppet politician is a loose intrpretation of a modern day Pinocchio.