• Venus, She's Got It

    3 monthes ago - By Chicks with Balls by Judy Takács

    “A Goddess on the mountaintop...was burning like a silver flame...the summit of beauty and love...and Venus was her name”*
    In 1967 Mariska Veres sang these words with the band, Shocking Blue and they have occupied my head ever since I began researching and painting, She's Got It for Poets/Artists Visions of Venus/Venus' Visions exhibition at the Zhou B Art Center in Chicago. Sadly, my work wasn't accepted into the show...but the whole project resulted in several paintings I love, so it's all good!
    The shocking blue background, the flame, the planet(s) and my beautiful and sensuous Venus; a...
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