Congratulations Holly Roberts!

Dog Man with Black Tail, 1999 and Fox with Hummingbird, 2011 move to Santa Barbara!

Holly Roberts’s collection at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art has developed over the past several years. With their latest acquisitions, Dog Man with Black Tail, 1999 and Fox with Hummingbird, 2011, they now have a total of 14 pieces in their permanent collection. Take a look as Holly shares her inspiration and insight on Santa Barbara Museum of Art’s recently acquired piece Dog Man with Black Tail, 1999:

 …it was clear to me that Bob had gone over the barrier that separates life and death. When I began to work with the photographs I had taken of him, I realized all the paintings I did of Bob with his scar were shamanic, Dog Man with Black Tail being the largest (48″x24″)….continue reading.

Dog Man with Black Tail 1999 © Holly Roberts
Dog Man with Black Tail 1999 © Holly Roberts
Fox with Hummingbird, 2011 © Holly Roberts
Fox with Hummingbird, 2011 © Holly Roberts

Check out (Small) Fox with Hummingbird, 2011 and more of Holly Roberts’s work at HERE.

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