Slowly but surely

March 13th, 2012 - Write a comment »

This blog is long overdue for a new post, but it’s not because I’ve been slacking off in the studio.  I’ve been busily working on five large paintings.  Each of them is rather complex and it is beginning to dawn […]

57 Degrees

February 1st, 2012 - Write a comment »

I am pleased to announce a new show of my work opening this Thursday in San Francisco.  This will be a group exhibition of artwork by 21 Bay Area artists, using the region’s yearly average temperature (57°F) as the theme.  […]

Observing the present moment

November 24th, 2011 - Write a comment »

Sometimes brief vignettes of beauty occur in the quiet moments of the day.  One only needs to be present to them as they reveal themselves.  Recently I was immersed with stretching a bunch of canvases and failed to note the […]

A Means to an End

October 19th, 2011 - Write a comment »

Last month I finished the second work in a new series of paintings I am calling Portents.  The first piece I did was “Their Refinement of the Decline” (which I documented in an earlier blog post here)  The composition for […]

Open Studio event next week

September 22nd, 2011 - Write a comment »

Click image to view larger. It’s coming up fast but I wanted to let those of you who aren’t already aware of it that I shall be participating in this year’s Artspan Open Studio event here in San Francisco.  Throughout […]

Doctors Without Borders

September 3rd, 2011 - Write a comment »

I’ve donated the above piece of art to an upcoming auction to benefit Doctors Without Borders. The event will be held September 24th at the SOMArts Gallery in San Francisco.

Childhood smells like Crayons.

August 1st, 2011 - Write a comment »

Believe it or not, at my studio, I have a cigar box full of crayons from when I was a kid.  On a lark I pulled them out this afternoon and decided to make a drawing with them.  As you […]

Another show, opening July 6th

June 10th, 2011 - Write a comment »

I was recently asked to participate in a show opening next month at the Bedford Gallery at the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek, CA.   I have never visited this space before, but it looks to be a […]