REALISM - MYTHOLOGICAL - SCIENCE FICTION - MIDDLE-EARTH- FANTASY - SPACE - PORTRAITS - DRAWINGS - ARCHIVE  


"Generations"

24"x36" oil on panel
© 2012 Donato Giancola
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Continuing with my fascination with the space program, I was in Central Park with one of my daughters when this image came to me as she was swinging. Children bridge the gap between generations of star gazers. How fleeting the career of an astronaut seems when in the limelight, yet their labors inspire millions to dream of a way to reach the stars for years.