William Sutherland's photos


  • All You Need is Love

    Mamaroneck, NY Note: The title comes from a discarded coffee cup whose powerful message takes the title of John Lennon’s hit song, All You Need is Love. It was performed on live television when the BBC linked five continents together for the first time…

  • Summer Joy

    Mamaroneck, NY Note: The colors are intended to project warmth and heat fueled by the shining sun above. The vertical strips are used to create a quilt-like surrealist effect while the grated, flowing lines are meant to simultaneously represent desert…

  • Millstone

    Mamaroneck, NY Note: The lower disc represents a tiny millstone. Millstones do not have to represent a heavy weight or burden. They can symbolize freedom. With agriculture (that began ≈ 9600 BCE), people have been liberated from hunting. We have mor…


  • Butterfly Girl

    Mamaroneck, NY Note: This work of art was created from garbage that included fabric flowers, a fabric butterfly broach, a baby girl’s pink shoe, a rubber stopper, and broken plastic from a discarded fan, nails and metal coil. The mangled metal coil rep…

  • Unbroken Love

    Mamaroneck, NY Note: The white heart represents love while the various circles and rings represent continuity, eternity and unbrokeness. With the royal wedding only yesterday (19 May 2018) may Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have prosperous, healthy, ha…

  • Surf

    Mamaroneck, NY


  • Broken Vinyl

    Mamaroneck, NY Note: I deliberately used "white space" to go against conformity and chose the colors to project warmth. I also bled the colors from the center of the broken lp so the mind could complete the circle that is missing the right edge.

  • Palette

    Mamaroneck, NY

  • Van Gogh 18:88

    Mamaroneck, NY


  • Electrical

    Mamaroneck, NY

  • Emerald Abstract

    Mamaroneck, NY

  • Porcelain Snapshot

    Mamaroneck, NY


  • Orange Explosion

    Mamaroneck, NY

  • Battery Joy

    Mamaroneck, NY

  • Circuit Board Abstract

    Mamaroneck, NY


  • Plaster Board Abstract

    Mamaroneck, NY

  • New Year, New Beginning, New World

    Note: Created from photos of graffiti and children’s art taken in Bridgeport, CT on 27 November 2014 and fireworks taken at Harbor Island, Mamaroneck, NY on 4 July 2008 and free, public domain clipart. Yearn The New Year represents a fresh beginning wit…

  • The First Christmas

    St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York, NY Created: From photograph taken on January 1, 2017 Companion Article: The First Christmas and Its Significance: www.ipernity.com/blog/285927/4688862 May everyone’s hearts be filled with God’s everlasting, unconditi…


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