Painting, oil on canvas, 4x4 painted in Korea during a during a tour 2004.
The artist was staying as the home of a friend. From the window of the home was a rice patty that filled with gray tinted birds that gathered and talked and ate little fish from the water they stood in. The artist and owner of the home a -woke on morning to the sounds of construction. The owner of the rice patty had sold the field and with a few days a small apartment complex went up in its place. The artist gave his host one of the series of three paintings he'd created. Exhibited in Japan, Hong Kong and Korea until 2006, Beacham Fine Arts Gallery 2009, New York 2010, Gallery 1091 Memphis, TN; and sold at auction to benefit Hann's Hope, Mississippi, 2020.