A special time in the 1960’s of space exploration, observing those rockets blast off; suspenseful if the intended hardware or human, his mission, will succeed. It lead to fierce competition between the USA and Russia to conquer this new frontier. They created mistrust that escalated the Cold War. At the same time, because of enormous money needed, domestic affairs were neglected.

As to the method of Hard Edge paintings, refer to image Cliff Structure.

Oil glazing on canvas / 101.6 x 76.2 cm / 1965