Exploding Circle (2017) is an image painted on crumpled paper that is expanded to reveal a new image.  Using 18" x 24" paper, I made a paper ball and painted a rough circle onto the surface.  The crumpled paper ball was then unfolded and flattened.

Exploding Circle (Paper Ball), 2017

Acrylic on paper

Exploding Circle (Unfolded), 2017

Acrylic on paper

18" x 24"