When a long-time friend helped start the New Score Chamber Orchestra, I was privileged to provide the cover art for their programs, a collaboration that has continued for several years now (see Summer Nights Passing and Brand New Score ).
As a fundraiser, the orchestra has purchased several violins and has asked several artists to each turn one into a piece of art to be auctioned off. So I have this “canvas” in my studio, waiting for its alter ego to appear:
What would you do? How would you repurpose this falling apart instrument as a piece of art?