Artist Statement Submitted 2019Sean McGuinness is a Kaiju (Japanese - "strange beast") enthusiast and political ne’er-do-well based in the savage untamed wilds of West Columbia. Godzilla, a name synonymous with fear and destruction, is once again re-imagined and reinserted into our daily lives. This terrifying beast of cinematic mayhem is captured in photos of our beloved Palmetto State, American Civil War lithographs, Impressionist paintings, woodblock prints, war propaganda and more. through the magic of digital photography and infinite imagination, monster collectibles are brought to life better than any toy story. His work and vision is aimed to crush and destroy any preconceived notions of what art should and can be.
“History may show again and again how Nature points out the folly of man, but I’m here to preach Art Appreciation through Godzillafication."