‘Floating Lady, 1891’ by Benz and Chang
Artist: Benz and Chang
Title: ‘Floating Lady, 1891’
Medium: Watercolour on Paper
Dimensions: 12″ x 12″
Framing: Framed (Frame Size: 14″ x 14″)
Year of Creation: 2019
About the Artwork:
“The Floating Lady is a popular magician’s trick. It seems to me that a good amount of the popularity stems from the fact that most of us can relate to lady in this trick, floating in the air, in a moment of dislocated unreality or wonder.” – Benz – Benz
About the Artist:
Benz began having experiences with spirits and hauntings at an early age. These experiences have continued throughout his life. They have fueled his interest in dreams, ghosts, and clairvoyance from all angles, including the real, fraudulent, or imagined. Benz grew up in the American Southwest, and now enjoys living in the Pacific Northwest. He has an extensive collection of odd photos from the early 20th century. Benz has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Colorado in Boulder.
Chang is a fictional photography studio partner to Benz. He is a stuffed cat of the stuffed animal variety (not the taxidermy variety). Chang supplies the dark.