The Spence Collection
How art can change your life.

Surfin Safari

Created 1991 Acquired 1991

Artwork Story

Donated to Laguna Art Museum in 1999 as one of 109 works
Exhibited Laguna Art Museum 1998-9 "Life Lessons: How Art Can Change Your Life"; Ill. Surfer's Journal Vol 6 #2 (summer '97)

Judith Spence

In Lynn Coleman's allegorical Pacific Rim universe, women are pigs and men are fishes. Hexagram 61 of the I Ching is "chung fu---inner truth": "Inner truth. Pigs and fishes./ Good fortune./ It furthers one to cross the great water./ Perseverance furthers."


Ill. Surfer's Journal Vol 6 #2 (summer '97)


"Exh:Laguna Art Museum, 1998-9, 'Life Lessons; ...'"

About the Artist

Lynn Coleman


Also By This Artist

A Hot Night at the Dogtown Follies
Created 1976 Acquired 1996

Catalina Elopement
Acquired 19870425

Gusano Rojo
Created 1990 Acquired 199091

Kyoto Truckee Meadows Triptych
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Makiki Mako Diablo
Created 1991 Acquired 19911120

Palm Springs Weekend
Created 1991 Acquired 1991

Pueblo Geisha at the Crossroads
Created 1991 Acquired 199091

Surf City Here We Come
Created 1991