"Ornothomancy No. 3a" (2001)

"Ornothomancy No. 3a," 2001
Watercolor, gouache, ink and pencil on paper, 38 1/2 x 28 inches
Private collection, San Francisco
Courtesy Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York

"Why do I feel the need to make these things? Why is it that you want to make them as disturbing as you can? Or as violent and out of control as you can? That just comes from some place that doesn’t bear up under theoretical discussion."

- Walton Ford