Seek was created as a custom commission. The request was for a specific size combining the bright color and abstract sense of light present in a few previous canvases. An additional aspiration was to … “Seek”
Work on this painting stretched over five months, from November 2015 to April 2016.
I know this because for the first time I got methodical about the cell-phone photos I habitually take at the end … “Sightline”
This gold-toned painting builds from a dark fringe studded with cobalt violet deep toward a brilliant crescendo of bright white laced with 23 karat gold leaf.Detail from center of “Crown” showing gilding
Both cobalt violet deep … “Crown”
This painting was part of the Spring 2016 solo show at Blank Space Gallery in NYC.
This painting, Close, was inspired by the physical sensation of light.
In this artwork, contrast across a range of blue, orange, and yellow tones generate energy and a soft central glow that emerges from … “Close”
Vigil is an oil painting on a deep ultramarine blue background covered with brilliantly gilded dots. Each of these 24K gold dots is outlined by a circle in a different shade of blue. This circular … “Vigil”
Lot is a small canvas painted using very many blue, white, and ocher-yellow circular brushstrokes.
This is one of a group of paintings inspired by the tree farm I worked on as a teenager. … “Lot”
My inspiration for this crimson, gold, and blue oil painting on panel came from an evening spent watching the sun set over the New York City harbor. It belongs to a series of other … “Quay”