Jubilation At The Gates
36" x 48" | Oil On Board | from the series "God's Playground
Jubilation is the first painting using the God's Playground concept. Jubilation depicts three souls that have just been released from Purgatory. The figure of the African American male stands at the gates of heaven preparing to enter into God’s Kingdom. He is over come with emotions and begins to celebrate as he announces his arrival to the occupancies on both sides of the gate. The female figure that stands behind him celebrates his good fortune and echoes his joy. The youth on the left blows the horn of Joshua to officially welcome him and demands that the gates be open to herald the entry of Heaven’s newest angel.