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No Hear Hear, No There There

  • October 11, 2016
No Hear Hear, No There There

This work fuses the silver palimpsest series with some of my text series, as well as my linear mandala/DNA spectrogram/sliced collage approach. It's also transtemporal -- there is a complex bas-relief texture of a Victorian petit point motto that reveals beneath the 21st century material. (The reflective quality of which allows the colors in the room, or the viewer, to resolve/dissolve into the piece. It also creates a shifting or unstable optical appearance as one moves around the work, with the different textures or sections luminescing at different angles or time of day.) The text...

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Must Mystical

  • December 10, 2012

Often dreamt of: paintings & sculptures & installations & furniture & buildings & shoes & songs & stories & more ideas. Many (most) fully formed, all arriving unasked for, even during the day. Too many to actually ever do; got hundreds of pocket scraps, notebooks, me-mails, iPhone notes, Illustrator docs, Sketchbook renderings, blog posts, and... A recently recurring mental image: the (purple) plasticine of reality squeezing out between my fingers as my hands strongly shape it.  So... as an experiment to determine which of the many ideas to work on next,...

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