Pops and Ben by Clark Gussin

15th Annual ARC Salon (2020-2021)

Clark Gussin

Pops and Ben

2020

76.2 × 91.44 cm | 30 × 36 in

Oil

  • Honorable Mention / Portraiture

Pops is the father of an artist friend of mine. Phil Adams grew up in the woods in the Northeast United States and raised exotic animals. He is an Army veteran and retired as a lineman with AT&T. Pops sits on the stoop of his cabin with his companion Ben, an Australian cattle dog (Blue Heeler).