Carnivals and Crucifixion

For 70 years, June Leaf has been creating mixed-media paintings, drawings and sculptures that are philosophically charged, spellbindingly detailed and preternaturally moving.

As in the art of 17th-century Dutch masters, acts of looking—optics, mirroring and reflection—are central to Leaf’s portraits.
Photo by Thought Is Infinitie/Steidl