Xanadu Gallery | Scottsdale, AZ*

Elisabeth Ladwig - "Salty Sweet"

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Artist: Elisabeth Ladwig
Title: Salty Sweet
Medium: Photo Collage on Watercolor Paper
Dimensions: 18"h x 12"w

Limited edition of 28; piece is unframed. Also available framed for $800. Limited editions available in 3 other sizes. The strangest thing happens to me sometimes. When I cry, there can be a moment when I become fascinated by my emotional state. The focus of my thoughts shifts from the source of the emotion to the emotion itself, and I find myself assuming the role of an empathetic outside observer. As salt rolls down my cheeks, I try to step aside, making room for the emotion to penetrate every corner of my being. This process consumes me with an unexpected gratitude for being moved so deeply. Tears of loss coincide with tears of joy. It confuses me, and it makes me laugh. To be human is so very amazing.