My 100-Day Project: How it’s Going

I’ve managed to keep my 100-day project afloat. My goal was to create abstract works using the torn remains of other pieces as a way to explore themes of building, destroying, and rebuilding. At first, my experiments were a little cautious and had a lot of negative space in them. However, I bought more ink and started to… Continue reading My 100-Day Project: How it’s Going

Plunging in

It has been way too long since my last post! A lot is happening with my work these days. I’ve reached a new level of comfort with my abstractions. I’m focused on creating a complex visual language of my own. I never thought embracing abstraction could feel so natural, but here I am. My most recent… Continue reading Plunging in

Through your eyes… A Two-Person Show in Unterhammer im Karlstal

Opening next week! I’m excited to announce my upcoming show with German artist Astrid Blasberg at Unterhammer im Karlstal, opening May 10, 2016 and lasting through July 17. There will be an opening reception at 7 pm on Wednesday, May 10. The purpose of this show is to install site-specific works reflecting the environment and… Continue reading Through your eyes… A Two-Person Show in Unterhammer im Karlstal

Everything But the Kitchen Sink…

Expanding My Mixed Media Repertoire I have never produced as much work and worked so consistently as I am now. I’m in some kind of flow and that means every piece I make informs the next. I think it was natural, then, to begin incorporating torn paper collage and paper cutting into the mixed media works I’m… Continue reading Everything But the Kitchen Sink…

Beauty and the Beasts at the Museum of Hunting and Nature in Paris

First I’ll say this. I don’t love hunting and I don’t think I could ever do it myself, even if the species is overpopulated and most parts of the animal are eaten and used. It follows, then, that modern taxidermy disturbs me. Somehow it seems okay, though, and even quaint, when the stuffed animals are hundreds of years… Continue reading Beauty and the Beasts at the Museum of Hunting and Nature in Paris