When I Was 8

When I Was 8


my name is: Travis Gergen

i'm sharing: I am sharing a crayon drawing I made when I was 8 years old and visited the Getty Center for the first time with my Aunt. She has kept the drawing for years as a reminder of that day.

this was inspired by: This was inspired by a painting in the Getty's collection by Joseph Ducreux of a yawning man—he had a funny hat, a red shirt, and outstretched arms. (The red shoes were added by childhood imagination.)

to me, inspiration is: To me, inspiration is anything that gets my mind moving!

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