Posts Tagged: fine art

Pollux & Castor (Gemini)

A painting of the Gemini constellation in the night sky, the twins Pollux and Castor. I’m interested in exploring the way order is imposed on an otherwise vast continuity – in this case the chaos of the night sky becomes

Pollux & Castor (Gemini)

A painting of the Gemini constellation in the night sky, the twins Pollux and Castor. I’m interested in exploring the way order is imposed on an otherwise vast continuity – in this case the chaos of the night sky becomes

Sisyphus

  On Sisyphus: In Greek mythology, Sisyphus is a wise and clever King. He once put death in chains, escaped from the underworld, and he is said to have tricked the gods and stole their secrets. Sisyphus is punished by

Sisyphus

  On Sisyphus: In Greek mythology, Sisyphus is a wise and clever King. He once put death in chains, escaped from the underworld, and he is said to have tricked the gods and stole their secrets. Sisyphus is punished by

Fox

This fox has been watching me work for quite some time now, I’ve enjoyed having it in the burrow. For all the time I spend painting in the abstract realm, with the grids and all, I enjoy the change of

Fox

This fox has been watching me work for quite some time now, I’ve enjoyed having it in the burrow. For all the time I spend painting in the abstract realm, with the grids and all, I enjoy the change of

Deep Sea

A subjectivity immersed in the deep sea, looking up at the sun through miles of water. This is the second grid painting I’ve completed, the first since Pale Composition. The idea for this painting came from a number of different directions

Deep Sea

A subjectivity immersed in the deep sea, looking up at the sun through miles of water. This is the second grid painting I’ve completed, the first since Pale Composition. The idea for this painting came from a number of different directions

Cage

Cage – 2013 – 30’x45′ – Oil on Canvas This is a painting based off of a black and white photo of Michel Foucault in his study. I don’t think that this information has to be known for the image

Cage

Cage – 2013 – 30’x45′ – Oil on Canvas This is a painting based off of a black and white photo of Michel Foucault in his study. I don’t think that this information has to be known for the image

Girl Before a Mirror

Girl Before a Mirror – 2013 – Oil on linen This is a Picasso Study I painted for Elan Hair Studio in NJ. The Salon is filled with mirrors, so I thought this painting might work well in the space.

Girl Before a Mirror

Girl Before a Mirror – 2013 – Oil on linen This is a Picasso Study I painted for Elan Hair Studio in NJ. The Salon is filled with mirrors, so I thought this painting might work well in the space.

Interval

Interval – 2013 – oil on canvas – 31′ x 42′ – Michael Burris Johnson Interval sketch – december 2012

Interval

Interval – 2013 – oil on canvas – 31′ x 42′ – Michael Burris Johnson Interval sketch – december 2012

View from a Burrow

View from a Burrow – 48′ x 48′ – oil on canvas – November 2012 this is the first of what will be a series of paintings, exploring the concept of the burrow. Kafka was the jumping off point with

View from a Burrow

View from a Burrow – 48′ x 48′ – oil on canvas – November 2012 this is the first of what will be a series of paintings, exploring the concept of the burrow. Kafka was the jumping off point with