Interwaving 2016 • 24 in. x 24 in. • Acrylic paint on acrylic panel
I originallywas going to title this latest 24" x 24" "Interweaving" but upon typing the word I misspelled it as "Interwaving". It is hard to look at this painting and not see waves, waves not only of the ocean, but also energetic waves that underly our visual reality. This painting is one of many of my pieces that takes on different meaning in different orientations. As I painted it, I continued to rotate, its position wh...
Beginning 2016 • 36 in. x 36 in. • Acrylic paint on acrylic panel
Beginning is the first painting that I have finished since returning to Santa Fe after my winter stay in Miami. The transition returning here was more difficult than I anticipated. I was coming back to a new way of life, no longer a gallery owner, what future lay ahead of me unknown. After finishing this painting, the inner light of the central almond like shape suggested to me a new but yet to be known life emerging. A new beginn...
Tapestry is my last series of paintings that I completed in Miami. Having been away from my hometown of Santa Fe for nearly four months, I was beginning to feel the calling of the mountains and hills but most importantly I was eagerly looking forward to reconnecting with my good friends. Tapestry is the anticipation of my return to Santa Fe and the tapestry of my life here.
Tapestry I - IV• 2016 • Four 30 in. x 30 in. panels • Acrylic paint on acrylic panel
What started out as a single 30 in. x 30 in. painting has slowly revealed itself to be a series of linked contiguous abstract images - how long of a series remains to be discovered. As the series proceeds the color combinations slowly transition from one palette into another while the connotation of imagery also morphs and changes, suggesting an evolution of locations: underwater, jungle, sky... All these paintings giving no clear indicator of what lies ahead.