Claudia Borgogno won the artwork after buying a $109 ticket to help provide water for villagers in Madagascar and Cameroon.
In a matter of minutes, the piece is radically transformed.
I've returned a number of times to revisit the exhibit as, from an artist's perspective, it is fascinating to see works that are not finished offer insight into the artistic working process -- what the artist may have been thinking at that point in the painting.
I find myself exhausted by the political swirl and the constant need to do everything faster. I find respite in meditation, in nature and in art.
The intense and highly remarkable idea behind his series, "Floating Cities," amongst many others, is a recipe of pure imagination, creative understanding and a touch of Sci-Fi.