Posts Tagged: Grid Painting

Passages on the Grid

Passages on the Grid   3 modes of thought             FOREWORD This writing is an exercise of reflection on the grid as a form of expression in painting. The distinctions that are created in this writing are distinctions that

Passages on the Grid

Passages on the Grid   3 modes of thought             FOREWORD This writing is an exercise of reflection on the grid as a form of expression in painting. The distinctions that are created in this writing are distinctions that

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

Madness

  Madness only exists within reason, as unreason Madness is identified in the figure of the madman The madman, is kept in a space of confinement within order, similar to the way the concept of madness is held in place by a larger

Madness

  Madness only exists within reason, as unreason Madness is identified in the figure of the madman The madman, is kept in a space of confinement within order, similar to the way the concept of madness is held in place by a larger

The Movement of Shadows

This is the second attempt at the Icarus composition I did back in January. Much more pleased with this one –  tilted the landscape lines, as well as the direction of the clouds. Overall I feel as though there is much more

The Movement of Shadows

This is the second attempt at the Icarus composition I did back in January. Much more pleased with this one –  tilted the landscape lines, as well as the direction of the clouds. Overall I feel as though there is much more

Joan of Arc

Joan of arc – captured by order, transcending by fire, knight of faith. The top of the painting is silver, difficult to photograph. Painted with much intensity, and very fast, several consecutive days –  there is a lot of raw

Joan of Arc

Joan of arc – captured by order, transcending by fire, knight of faith. The top of the painting is silver, difficult to photograph. Painted with much intensity, and very fast, several consecutive days –  there is a lot of raw

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

Notes on Painting, 2013

Notes, 2013 I have become deeply engaged in a pursuit in painting. I am pursuing the creation of art. Art seems to me the best example of our ability to come closer to what lies just beyond life: the eternal,

Notes on Painting, 2013

Notes, 2013 I have become deeply engaged in a pursuit in painting. I am pursuing the creation of art. Art seems to me the best example of our ability to come closer to what lies just beyond life: the eternal,

In Utero

This painting takes place inside the womb, it is the view from within the protective hollow. The light is strongest on what would be the top of the pregnant belly, where the view from the inner world becomes orange. The

In Utero

This painting takes place inside the womb, it is the view from within the protective hollow. The light is strongest on what would be the top of the pregnant belly, where the view from the inner world becomes orange. The

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