Originally Posted by brusher
Dave, this looks great I think. I know how it is with taking photos of paintings, some of the color, contrast and depth can easily not come through, to duplicate what it looks like in real life!
This is a very strong and stark idea and painting though, and so it does come through to make a powerful statement - That looks like a smartphone case shape to me (the window he's looking through) - Is it about being too tied to electronics such as phone, and computer, in which case if people spend too much time they definitely do have the world (and the universe, as is also in the painting, I think) going by? . . .
Thank you for your comments and insight.
Is the boy in the picture facing us and looking out over his shoulder at the World or does he have his back to us?