A little more progress on the Mural. I have 3 wonderful students interning with me to help with production and photo shoots, Ed Garrity, Jackie Boswick, and Sara Race. All make an appearance in the video.
I've been commissioned by my university to create a 6'x18' mural in the next year. This is the building of one of the supports. Special help from Ed Garrity, who is interning, and Bessie the cat, who oversees production.
The Hand that Finds, The Hand that Feeds, The Hand that Fails is a current installation of my sketchbook drawings up for the semester at the Roger W. Rogers Gallery at Willamette University, in Oregon. Andries Fourie, the curator, has written a solid essay that contemplates the role of drawing and speaks to the exhibition.
This is an easel shot of my latest painting. Light is the Lion That Comes Down To Drink, 48"x67", oil, 2012.
Most of my paintings have the titles and signature painted on the back of the support that the canvas is stretched over. Here is a time lapse of the making of the logo for War Bells.
Gorky's Grandaughter is a site run by painters Chris Joy and Zach Keeting. Each video is a studio visit to an artists space and the conversation that ensues. In my segment, you can see some current and in process work and one of the spaces that inspired the work.