Acrylic, charcoal, and powdered pigment on canvas.
May 10th 6-10pm
Open Studio at Greenleaf Art Center
1806 W. Greenleaf Ave.
Chicago, IL 60626
There and Not There: Memories of Hummingbirds and Mountains
I paint to surprise myself and travel through memory.
Attention to movement and rhythm compels me to think about my work in musical terms. These paintings are created with contact microphones attached to the back of the canvas so that I can hear the piece as it is made and react to the sound.
I use multiple mediums in one piece in order to create a certain amount of chaos I can rub up against to make openings for the unexpected to happen
Song Path Project
A series of interpretations of Ryan Ingebritsen's Song Path project. You can hear the recording below and learn more about Ryan and his work here.
I have reached a point in my career that allows me to improvise and play with all the imagery and technique that is floating around in my mind.