(Rock Springs, Wyoming)
25.5" x 22"
Charcoal on mat board
Continuous exploration and discovery have tended to make the world a smaller place. Once heroic feats of exploration are now often routine, or can even be simulated on a computer.
Juror's note: The jurors were intrigued and amused by the concept, and impressed by the artist's technical ability. In particular, capturing the action at a moment just before the culmination of the scene is a very effective visual narrative tool, one this artist carries off perfectly.