A New Life

2017, Oil on two wooden doors in frames. Portraits of my mother and father. My father's chest open to show his scars from many heart operations including a heart transplant. The old doors signify the old becoming a new life similar to my father with his new heart. My mother symbolises the support herself, my brother and myself gave to my father indicated with the Papworth shirt and prescription bag. 183 by 76 cms and 183 by 81 cms.