works05 > ATHENA - Green Hill 5.30.05

ATHENA PALAS

I've been wanting to do a free-standing Parthenon since spending most of last summer carving cliff temples in the sand for the Schneider mural. The support structure is vestigial (as the Parthenon itself suggests its roots in wood - (center columns remained adjustable to reach the beams . . . ) Sand is a friendly and forgiving foundation.