New Work – January 2012

I have been on a bit of a hiatus lately, as I have been busy augmenting my family. My son, Theo, was born January 10th, and while we are blissed out on how wonderful he is, I have not been in the studio for quite some time. That said, now that we are getting some … Read more

New Work – July 2009

Carnival, 2009, acrylic on canvas, 55 x 75 inches   I learned a lot from this painting. Composing on this scale can eat you alive unless you develop a strategy for attacking the space. In this case I took a cue (or two) from Georges Braque, who really knew how to divide and conquer a … Read more

New Work – November 2008

  Over the last few days, I’ve been borrowing plaster sculptures of heads from Nicholas Cairns and drawing from them. These drawings feel sad to me, and may have something to do with the death of my mentor, Grace Hartigan. The two small ones at the top are about 5 inches square and done in … Read more

Grace Hartigan 1922-2008

Goodbye, Grace— thanks for everything. Comment