This piece was included in the 2006 "Winged Creatures " exhibit in Oak Park. Inspired by stories emerging from the tragedy of September 11, this collage explores the fragility of our plans and the uncertainty of our final flight to the place from which no traveler returns...
Journey to an Unexpected Destination
10" x 15"
On a particular September morning, two friends phoned each other from their airplane seats. They were excited: they were departing from Boston's Logan Airport, on two separate airplanes. They planned to meet in Los Angeles for a long-planned vacation. but their flights, one United, the other American, were diverted and they ended up at an unexpected destination: Manhattan - their planes plunged into tall office towers.