acrylic on canvas, 48 × 48″, 2015
This was the third painting out of eleven individual portraits from the West of Lincoln Project, completed as a collaboration with Meta over the course of several months in 2015. Meta’s biography was written by Gena Lasko, taken from an interview Ruth recorded and will be exhibited at Venice Arts in August, 2017. A portion of the interview is available to listen to below.
Born 1965, grew up on Washington Ave, Venice, CA.
Humility is my best friend, what I’ve learned most is to surrender to what I can’t change. VBWG stands for Venice Break Water Girls. -Meta Zimmerman
This 2 min. audio was recorded in January 2016 after beginning “I Surrender” by Ruth Chase. The sound quality is low because these interviews were not originally intended for public use.
W e s t of L i n c o l n Project
August 5 – September 1