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SRARROW HEART

ShareSPARROW HEART – This series of paintings is not based on epic or political themes, so nothing grandiose. This exhibition is small and frail, sweet and personal. My heart, my understanding of life and love expanded a million miles after … Continue reading

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My Hero – Robert Hughes – A Memorial

ShareI have had a massive crush on Robert Hughes for most of my life. Reading Shock of the New when I was thirteen set in stone that I was an artist. Now that he has passed my crush on him … Continue reading

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CLEAR

Share Life gets in the way of writing about my life. Clearing, sorting, checking off chores, bills, exhibitions, done, done & done. No more performances for the year & no painting. I have sold enough of my paintings to grant … Continue reading

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The actual performance – Tender

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IMPERTINENT IMPERMANENCE.

Share“>Painting is about letting go & about choosing what to hold on to. Art history is what emerges through the ravages of time & survives through the ravages of critical authority. “The World” & “The Planet” have two entirely different … Continue reading

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NOTES ON – THE PRE-PERFORMANCE PAINTINGS

ShareIn an instant one can reprogram experience & psyche by feeling the humanity behind the mark. Painting, mark making, is a balanced combination of the scientific & the esoteric. Beyond intuitive it strips me to my primordial core. As an … Continue reading

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GETTING DIRTY

Really I am not performing, I am experiencing. I do not rehearse, I do not learn lines – this is an authentic event, I embody contemplation. I am not am entertainer, I am not an exhibitionist the performance becomes a group contemplation. Continue reading

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All Aboard!

ShareA recently completed portrait now hangs in the window of my storefront gallery/studio. The little boy now fronts an exhibition of my abstract paintings. The portrait is a combination of three paintings I had in mind to do of the … Continue reading

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I am not nice.

ShareI am suspicious of popularity. When I was young artist (17-20), when people constantly loved and related to my painting I began to feel like a production line worker. I have always valued being challenged more than being happy. Approval … Continue reading

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