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Lichen with the title on ribbons, flanked by two seated figures.


(oil on copper, 27" x 14"). This is a take on history painting, commemorating "the marriage of fungi and algaeā€ that creates extraordinary varieties of lichen. Fungi brings water and nutrients into the system and the algae can photosynthesize, while a fungus cannot. Inspired by the book "Braiding Sweetgrass."