Painting Size: 20 H x 18 W x 1.5 in
The hands that are accumulating on the figures are a metaphor for human connection, contact and communication. The layers of hands are meant to portray the affect that people have on each other. The hands become a tool of understanding, reading a person like Braille.
Keywords: people, portrait, touch, oil paint, communication, connection, hands, humanity, interaction, man