The destruction of the World Trade Center in New York on September 11 2001 was truly horrifying in its human, social and physical aspects. The widespread documentation of this event and its aftermath produced a variety of graphic images of unprecedented power and intensity that time has only magnified.
|Twin Towers: The Collapse (2002)|
|Twin Towers: The Last Post (2002)|
After the months long clearing of the World Trade Center site, one scarred but surviving basement column stood for a while before eventual removal
In 2004/5 I followed up the paintings with a suite of color monoprints based on the first and last paintings: Twin Towers: the Strike and the Last Post
The Last Post
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