Wednesday, August 31, 2011
untitled, march 25, 2003, sketchbook page, 2003, collage, oil on paper, 17x15, 2nd arrondisement, november 11, 2004, 2006, tape, ink, cardboard, magazine stock on paper, 7.5x9, untitled, july 5, 2002, sketchbook page, 2002, masking tape on paper, 17x15
paring down to simplicity allows what's most important to come into focus...true in art as it is in life...see more here.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
the joy and safety of living in total vibrancy, 2009, relief painting on panel, 36x36, consider the situation and the opportunity, 2009, relief painting on panel, 36x36x2, a real attempt to negotiate, 2009, relief painting on panel, 24x24
something tells me that these paintings would be so much cooler in person, but they're still cool to look at here...see more here.
Monday, August 29, 2011
a piece of flat globe, vol 10, 2009, cut on yupo, acrylic medium, 3x10.25x8 vol 6, 2008, Cut on Yupo, glue, 5 x 7 x 6, a piece of flat globe, a piece of flat globe, vol 6, detail, flat globe, minimalism, detail, 2006, Cuts on a book, 8 1/8 x 12 3/4 x 1 1/4
the most interesting cut paper work i've seen yet...via this blog...see more here.
Sunday, August 28, 2011
Friday, August 26, 2011
all images from the litany of loretto series
way back when and in another creative life, i did a ton of work with photography and digital montage. there weren't many working in this way as photoshop was fairly new, but this artist was doing amazing work at the time and served as a huge inspiration for me. i'm so happy to see she's still doing amazing work...see more here.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
things gone, things still here, 2006, steel, graphite, paper, porcelain, 22x8x3.5, industrial plastics, 2006, plastic, pencil, paper, wood, 8x7.5x2, radiators, beeswax, tapers, steel, concrete, mica, 23x10.5x8
awesome repetitious pattern and use of materials..see more here.
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Monday, August 22, 2011
#724, 2011, shellac, ink, oil and spray enamel on panel, 19.5x19.5, #745, 2011, shellac, ink, oil and spray enamel on panel, 19.5x19.75, #727, 2010, shellac, ink, oil and spray enamel on panel, 24x24
there's something so sad about these landscapes, yet i still see some hope in all of them...see more here.
Sunday, August 21, 2011
Friday, August 19, 2011
out of place, 2010, oilstick, acrylic, woodblock on paper, 23x30, remind me again, 2007, acrylic, oil stick, collage on canvas, 36x48, sky walls, 2008, acrylic, oil stick, collage on canvas, 42x48
happy moments without being sticky sweet...see more here.
Thursday, August 18, 2011
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Untitled, (Maroon/Turquoise/Chartreuse), detail, 2010, hand-cut mylar and acrylic paint, 36 x 29 x 2, Twirling, 2010, hand-cut polypropylene & polyester with acrylic paint, 24 x 24 x 4, Spongeweb: Magenta with Orange & Turquoise Web (detail), 2007, hand-cut mylar and polypropylene with acrylic paint, 18 x 18 x 2.5
there has been so much cut paper art over the past couple of years, it's been difficult to separate. this work stands out for me in it's use of painterly color and playful pattern intricacies...see more here.
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Monday, August 15, 2011
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Friday, August 12, 2011
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Whorl of Bracts, 2009, ink, graphite, and acrylic paint on drafting film 38w x 38h inches 2009, Polygyny, 2009, ink, graphite, and acrylic paint on drafting film, 30w x 30h inches, Fistulation, 2009, ink, graphite, and acrylic paint on drafting film, 38w x 38h inches
fireworks and sparklers, i wish the summer didn't have to end...see more here.