I create post-modern Renaissance paintings. They are inquiries into truth, exploring dialectical concepts and the personal perceptions that
"Where there is perception, there is deception" is a quote attributed to Buddha.
My own work is often an effort to uncover my own deceptions.
The figures I paint are symbols for ideas and conceptions of morality and spirituality that are larger than they are as individuals. This
happened in Mannerism during the High Renaissance, yet my own version is post-modern in that there are multiple visible layers of
The image, and the construction of the image
becomes a space in which to deconstruct contemporary definitions of painting and my own
perceptions of the link between the feminine, masculine and the spiritual.
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oil on panel, 14 x 17, 2014
Oil on panel, 12 x 16, 2015
oil on panel, 14 x 17, 2013
Oil on linen, 24 x 30 in, 2015
Oil and acrylic on canvas, 28 x 42in, 2014-15
oil and acrylic on linen, 28 x 42in 2014-15
graphite, acrylic, oil on paper 15 x 21in 2015
|Study For Leaving Ohio
graphite, charcoal, 19 x 24in 2014
|Study For "Economics"
graphite, 18 x 24, 2014
Graphite, 14 x 22 in
graphite, charcoal, 35 x 52, 2009
oil on linen, 15 x 24in 2014
|Bushwick Nocturne 2
oil on canvas, 18 x 24in, 2014
|The Lucid Dream
Oil on linen, 28 x 50in, 2012
oil on linen, 24 x 36, 2006
oil on panel, 14 x 17, 2012
|The Virgin Of The Mall 2006
oil on linen, 28 x 42
oil on panel, 20 in diameter, 2006
oi on linen, 24 x 36, 2006
|Mary and Elizabeth meeting. - Painted In Collaboration With Adam Miller
|John, about to be executed - Painted In Collaboration With Adam Miller