This one, made for a solo show last year at the Elmhurst Art Museum, is mostly orchids, underscored with bursts of wheatgrass. To make a piece like this, Eichhorn will lay down a loose initial arrangement, then add pieces organically here and there as he glues the arrangement down to the canvas with archival photo mount spray. “It’s like a paper puzzle,” he says.
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This one, made for a solo show last year at the Elmhurst Art Museum, is mostly orchids, underscored with bursts of wheatgrass. To make a piece like this, Eichhorn will lay down a loose initial arrangement, then add pieces organically here and there as he glues the arrangement down to the canvas with archival photo mount spray. “It’s like a paper puzzle,” he says.