Original Artwork -Acrylic on wood panel
Gerald Dawavendewa (Hopi & Cherokee)
Astronaut - Astronaut “Buzz” Aldrin upon the lunar surface.
This artwork is part of four paintings created to celebrate the 50th anniversary (2019) of the Apollo 11 successful landing on the moon on July 20, 1969, by astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin E Aldrin Jr., and Michael Collins.
Launch: July 16, 1969; 9:32 a.m. EST
Landing: July 24, 1969; 12:50 p.m. EST, Pacific Ocean
- Artwork measures 12 by 12 by .75 inches (30.48 by 30.48 by 1.905 cm)
- The artwork is placed in a black wood frame measuring 13.25 by 13.25 inches (33.65 by 33.65 cm)
- Includes a description of the artwork, information on the indigenous culture inspired by it, and a biography of the artist.