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Virus. Covid-19. Lockdown. Art.
Sweeney's Walk In The Park.Gleason. 2020.
mixed media on paper.
75.5 x 56.0cm.

I have used the Irish Myth of King Sweeney in this image. He was was cast out for a wrongdoing and took to living in the trees. I felt when I took the agreed exercise in a local park that like sweeney I had descended from the trees nervously trying to keep my social distance of 2m, from the various activities happening around me.