- lots of color
- someone seeing the light
- there is a gear on the bottom.
- there's a statue of liberty in the back
- looks like there are streamers going across the painting
- the man in the bottom right has a brief case
- hands trying to grab the people
- why do many people look run down and then the one guy looks very happy?
MOVEMENTS The picture is showing:
- the gear is moving toward the light
- streamers are going across the picture
- the men on the gear are moving
- the man on the left looks depressed
- the rocks could be moving like "opening up the light"
MEANING The artist was showing:
- How some people wanted to go to America but other didn't
- Some people looked for the light, others ignored it, and some ran after the people looking for it
- this also could be like the waves of a persons life. where he starts out in a horrible place then sees the moving gear and then sees the light.