models on canvas amy bennet   I  amy bennet "Two years ago, I contsructed a 1:87 scale model neighborhood. The process of designing and assembling the setting over several months triggered my imagination to develop characters to populate the place along with a loose timeline of events that would culminate in the neighborhood's history. The paintings are glimpses of a scene or fragments of a narrative. Some of the images are conceived of sequentially. While the images don't necessarily need to be "read" in order, I am interested in storytelling over time through repeated depictions of the same house or car or person, seasonal changes"