The Loneliness of Long Distance Transmission

The Loneliness of Long Distance Transmission is a watercolor painting by Suze Woolf

Painting Details

Watercolor on 140 lb Arches archival paper
30 x 42
 
I poked around the Kent Valley looking for industrial sites to paint for an exhibit at Green River College. I was struck by the high power transmission lines marching over the ridge and down across the valley. Standing in a plain of office parks and distribution warehouses, there wasn't a soul to be seen anywhere on the street. All this electricity, and who was it for?