August 2016

A Complex Picture Article from the Capital Gazette

Take “Box Scar,” one of 40 pieces in his art show at the Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge in Annapolis. The small piece appears to be a cubist-influenced array of muted colors.
But look close, and the images are strangely reminiscent of X-ray shadows.
That’s half-right — and half the puzzle.
The shapes come from an MRI Hylan had in conjunction with back surgery.
Look even closer to see the word “pain” written over and over again.