Michael Jackson has left the stage, leaving the many people and animals who loved him and who he made dance grieve for happier days. They are crying over a mask. Only a giraffe from Neverland sees the skinny man behind the mask walk off to a better place. We hope it’s better.
This piece is part of the Arnie Klein collection, made from things from thrift stores, some vintage. The base is a dish holder upside down. The nurse is from Japan. The blue fairy is a toy from a McDonald’s Happy Meal.