Kilometre 26: Heartbreak Hill II
Spring Garden Rd., Burlington
20x11" print on 24x14.5" white matte
This image is giclee printed on heavy Somerset Velvet archival paper.
It is one in a series entitled "Art Around the Bay", The series celebrates Hamilton's historic Around the Bay Road Race, the oldest Running Race in North America. Since 1894, it has become a defining feature of Hamilton's history and culture.
Hamilton artist Dylan Swan has created 31 paintings in this series, one painting for each kilometer of the 30k run (plus one for the start line).
Connection, community, and belonging are the overarching themes in the work of Artist Dylan Swan. His work is a reflection of the life, energy, and connections that bind us all, with a vibrant, expressive style structured over an impressionistic illustrative framework. You can see more of his work at dylanswansart.ca.