Agaricia bullio

Patricia Van Lubeck

Oil on canvas, 120 x 80 cm (2005)

The green and yellow texture surfaces on this painting are inspired by a Lettuce Coral, Agaricia which is commonly found in the Caribbean. The bullio in the title is latin for ‘bubbling’.

Detail Agaricia Bullio

I’ve also made a sculpture based on this painting.

Bronze, glass and wood 25 x 35 x 70 cm. (2007)

… and a blog post about where I found the trunk of this ‘tree’ in real.

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