Here’s the thing:
But tonight. Tonight I saw them in person. On a wall. Walt’s part of the current exhibition at Arts on the Park in Lakeland, Florida.
Seriously. He’s not paying me to write this.
There’s such a beautiful melancholy in the robots Walt paints. Maybe a little deus ex machina. And it needs to be beheld.
Walt’s website does him no justice. Not because it’s bad, but because photographic representations of Walt’s painted image are immensely inadequate to convey the depth and breadth and spirit in Walt’s work.
All photos courtesy of the Artist’s page. Now go see this stuff.