Ashley Billingsley
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Ashley Billingsley

My work examines the inadequacy of the senses in deciphering direct experience. Fire in Woods I-IV are inspired by a scene in Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 film, Seven Samurai. The drawings depict the eve of battle, when the underdogs await enemy invasion in a landscape that mirrors their uncertainty. It’s too dark to know what’s really … Continue reading