Flowers Au Go Go


Flowers Au Go Go

Flowers Au Go Go
width: 22"
height: 30"
Oil on canvas
1996
Were you born in the 50’s or the early 60’s. Perhaps you remember sock hops, shindigs and phrases like “sock it to em”, or groovy, marvy, boss, keen, fab. Do you remember go go dancers in cages? The title for this painting was a response to the great jazz record titled “Getz Au Go Go”. Just as Stan Getz was more sophisticated than the typical go go dance music of his time, we hope this work is more than just a dance of the flowers. If not, so be it. As Paul McCartney once said “What’s wrong with silly love songs?”