This short video shows me applying gold leaf to one small hand-painted circle in the middle of a large canvas in my studio.
This interview and virtual studio visit with Kim Depole was recorded on IGTV live on December 4th, 2020.
In the video Kim and I take a quick tour of the studio and then … “Art Cafe Talk with Kim Depole”
After working on Omega for three years, I got pretty familiar with seeing the painting in my skylit Brooklyn studio. So when the time to ship the painting out for it’s first showing came, I felt a little anxiety about how it would read in a different space, with different lighting, and to different eyes.
A new painting streaked with gold leaf hangs on the studio wall.
I’m calling it Rainmaker. 32 by 40 inches of acrylic, gold leaf, and love on synthetic canvas. And very special stretcher bars.… “Rainmaker in the Studio”
Turns out we are going to need a bigger rainbow… “Doubling the Rainbow”
The painting “Twice Born” by Randall Stoltzfus hangs in sunlight on the studio wall
Space is a swarming in the eyes; and timeVladimir Nabokov, Pale Fire… “Space & Time”
Space is a swarming in the eyes; and time
A singing in the ears.