Iris Amitola

Collage on paper with drafting tape 38” x 50” / 2012

Cutouts of rainbows collected from books, magazines, calendars, brochures and postcards arranged in relationship to arc and size on paper. “Iris” is the Greek personification of the rainbow and a messenger of the gods. “Amitola” is from Sioux legend where the first picture was painted upon the clouds by Amitola, a young chief.