Ann Howell Bullard

DEAD FLOWERS

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DEAD FLOWERS is about beauty as it becomes tangled up with sadness.

ANN HOWELL BULLARD

DEAD FLOWERS is about beauty in the decay that glimmers beneath the surface of every living thing.

 

ANN HOWELL BULLARD

"I PAINT FLOWERS SO THEY DO NOT DIE."
-FRIDA KAHLO

ANN HOWELL BULLARD

DEAD FLOWERS is an exploration of the link between tragedy and the divine.

"Well when you're sitting there
In your silk upholstered chair,
Talkin' to some rich folks that you know..."

-The Rolling Stones

ANN HOWELL BULLARD

"There is a willow that grows aslant in the brook, that shows his gray-white leaves in the glassy stream.  Therewith fantastic garlands did she make, of buttercups, nettles, daisies, and wild orchids with purple spikes..."
-William Shakespeare, Hamlet

ANN HOWELL BULLARD

"if i could stick a pen in my heart
& spill it all over the stage..."
-The Rolling Stones

Ann Howell Bullard

"HER EYES SUGGESTED NIGHTTIME + VIOLETS."
-F. SCOTT FITZGERALD