"The Creation" A preliminary Study for "Genesis" is set against the centuries old fresco ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.
God's finger is outstretched, depicting the moment he gives life to Adam, in this reimaging of Michaelangelo's renaissance masterpiece.
A native red capped robin perches on the creator's finger as Rek implants our native wildlife into unlikely scenarios, contrasting the beauty of Australia's fauna with widely celebrated artforms.
** this artwork is framed in a custom made Victorian Ash float frame custom stained and finished in bees wax
66cm (W) x 30cm (H) x 5cm (D)