Sunday, February 07, 2016

    2016
    h=9" w=11.5"
   spray paint and acrylic on paper

This drawing represents an unexpected turn in my work. As a result of increasing the tonal variety between white and black and simultaneously presenting crisp and blurry shapes, a photographic-type of space emerges...

The spray- painted portion of my drawing is a rapidly-executed rendering (from memory)  of Whistler's Nocturne at the MFA Boston.



Friday, February 05, 2016

    2016
    h=9" w=11.5"
   spray paint and acrylic on paper

Seldom do I encounter aha! moments which result in me immediately attending to a new idea.The image above represents one of those moments. Yesterday, I was throwing out old spraypaint drawings because I thought that they lacked an effective width or range of value shifts. As I was throwing the works into the trash, I thought, why not apply a little pure white with my fingers...

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

    2016
    h=4" w=6"
    ink on paper

Saturday, January 30, 2016

    2016
    h=4" w=6"
    ink on paper

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

    2016
    h=4" w=6"
    ink on paper

Monday, January 25, 2016

    2016
    h=4" w=6"
    ink on paper

Saturday, January 23, 2016

    2016
    h=4" w=6"
    ink on paper