This shimmery iridescent winged creature, with its unique natural beauty, is confronted with a sweet morsel. Despite its unfamiliarity with this strange manufactured worm, the bird is nonetheless tempted by the bait. Is it a trap? Most definitely.
Carl Leck is an Indianapolis-based painter and muralist. His trompe-l’oeil (“fool the eye”) technique can be seen on numerous murals around town.
Taking the Bait was created through a partnership between Jiffy Lube of Indiana and the Arts Council
Medium type: Paint
Date created: 2018
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