I had to have the images for the Winter 2021 MFA candidate exhibition ready today. I am showing this panel of paintings in the gallery and a 5 min video in the durée. This my first time to present an animation. Thank you for following my art journey. More details about the opening to follow.
It’s that time of year again to decide what work should go into the winter exhibition. In the last six months, I’ve completed 75 6×8 inch oil paintings on linen.Now I must somehow narrow that number down to an 8×10 ft wall. Because the exhibition is completely digital, I will create a digital collage ofContinue reading “Winter 2021 MFA Exhibition”
After the last residency, I embarked on a video journey. Life is cyclic. I began my art journey with a hankering to make films. As video took over, I adapted for a while. I even shot a 16 mm film in the nineties and edited it to tape. I entered a few film festivals andContinue reading “Stills from my recent foray into painting for video…”
In some ways, stop motion animation is less rigid and meditative than a 24×24 hyperreal oil painting. Something is freeing about whimsically painting as the notion strikes. I am spending more time in the studio. Instead of cramming hours of painting into one sitting and then not painting again for a few days. I findContinue reading “painting everyday”