Repetition Complusion

the act of repetitively engaging
in a certain behavior...
with the conscious or
unconscious attempt to resolve
an often unconscious conflict.
pictured here: shoe buying...
first as function (for the foot),
then as form (for the wall).

oil on canvas
4 panels, 12"x12" each

September 2004


(these shoes reside
happily on the walls of 4
very stylish women)