conceptual art

Infecting installation, spliced cyanotypes & dangerous sculptures

  • April 2, 2019
Infecting installation, spliced cyanotypes & dangerous sculptures

A long, skinny painting that connects all the art in the space like a neural network. An installation that infects  the exhibition, its colorful component parts migrating over time through and around the other works, framing, enhancing, colonizing, barricading them. A massive wall painting to be decentralized over time, its 30 parts moving out globally, to flow back for exhibition every 10 years, a murmuration that builds narratives and networks over decades. A dangerous painting. An even more dangerous sculpture. A series of resequenced and genetically modified paintings. Works made with...

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upSTEPPA

  • January 24, 2016
upSTEPPA

"upSTEPPA" from the laser palimpsest series. Complex code/info bas relief and multimedia on aluminum. 48" x 24". As installed at collector's. Different angle showing more of the sub/texture:

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General Stealth, Car River

  • December 14, 2011
General Stealth, Car River

"General Stealth, Car River" (above, detail shot) by K.I.A., 84” x 60”, oilstick on scored aluminum. A quadra-landscape, referencing four famous Canadian (if that’s not an oxymoron) artist’s ‘landscapes’-- two traditional, two abstract. Part of my code/data series, and about as close to doing a landscape as I’ll ever get. The aluminum, seen behind/through the gestural strokes, and in the vertical scores, scintillates in the light with movement, in contrast to the matte colors of the oilsticks.  

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