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Opening this weekend at Bridgeport Art Center


March/April exhibits

I have work that has been accepted into 2014 Bridgeport Art Center’s Juried Art Competition. Please come and visit the exhibit, March 8-April 18!

The opening will be on Saturday, March 8, 7-10 PM, open to the public, and typically a big crowd.

Visit http://bridgeportart.com/ for more information!


Recent Works

These are additional works in the current Logic and Mystery series.

Untitled (Dream 2), 24" x 36", oil and wax on panel

Untitled (Dream 2), 24″ x 36″, oil and wax on panel

Untitled (Dream),36" x 48", oil and wax on panel

Untitled (Dream),36″ x 48″, oil and wax on panel

Untitled (Logic 2), 36" x 48", oil and wax on panel

Untitled (Logic 2), 36″ x 48″, oil and wax on panel


Final week for Ellen Firme Gallery exhibit.

This is the final week of my exhibit at the Ellen Firme Gallery!

Selections of my newest work including 2 paintings from the “Logic and Mystery” series, as well as a small series of ceramic book forms called “Written in Stone” are on exhibit along with works of 3 other artists through Sunday August 4. The Ellen Firme Gallery is located at 92 West HWY 12, (just south of Broadway) in Beverly Shores, IN.

While you’re in the area, come on out to Michigan City’s Uptown Arts District for their First Friday Gallery event this Friday from 5-8pm!

Formation; ceramic and mixed media artist's book

Formation; ceramic and mixed media artist’s book


Exhibit and artists’ reception

My work, along with the art of Darlene Govert, Jeremy Boyer and Jeffrey Brink, will be exhibited July 1-August 4, at the Ellen Firme Gallery (Located next to Firme Associates Art supplies and Framing) 92 West HWY 12, Beverly Shores, IN (just south of Broadway).

I will be showing 2 of my newest paintings from the “Logic and Mystery” series, as well as a small series of ceramic book forms called “Written in Stone”.

The artists’ reception is Friday, July 19 5:00-8:00 pm and open to the public!  Come on out, it should be fun!

RoadWorks; ceramic and photography

Dream in 3 Parts; ceramic, oil and wax


Third New Work

This the third piece that was completed recently in the Logic and Mystery series. The pattern in this piece continues the origami grid theme.

Lily, 24"x24", oil and wax on panel

Lilium, 24″x24″, oil and wax on panel


Two New Works

These are two of three paintings completed in the last few weeks (The third will be up shortly).

This new series is somewhat of a merge of some former ideas. It is entitled “Logic and Mystery”. There are more to come!

Calculation

Calculation. 22″x30″; oil and wax on Arches oil paper.

Logic

Logic. 24″x36″, oil and wax on panel


New Painting

Vulpes vulpes (Latin, Red Fox)

A recently completed painting in the origami inspired series. 36″ x 36″, oil and wax on wood panel.

Vulpes vulpes

Vulpes vulpes


More new work

This painting is another in the series based on the grids of  unfolded origami sculptures. 36″ x 36″; oil and wax on wood panel.

Rooster

Rooster


New Work

These are a few additions to recent works. The second two are a bit larger than previous work: 4′ x 5′, and 4′ x 4′.

untitled_Jan

Untitled January 2013, 24″x30″
oil and wax on canvas

Untitled 2 January 2013
4’x5′ oil and wax on canvas

Deconstructed Symbols: Box
4′ x 4′, oil and wax on panel

 


Exhibition news

I have just been notified that one of my paintings has been accepted into the Bridgeport Art Center’s Annual Art Competition!

The opening reception and awards ceremony are on January 5, between 7-10 pm, so come and check it out! The center is at 120 West 35th Street, Chicago.

The exhibit runs through January 31.


More New Work

A few more images of recent work, still more to come….

24 "x 24" oil on wood panel

24 “x 24” oil on wood panel

39" x 39" oil on canvas

39″ x 39″ oil on canvas

30" x 30" oil on canvas

30″ x 30″ oil on canvas

36" x 36" oil and wax on canvas
36″ x 36″ oil and wax on canvas


New Recent Works Page

I’ve working on some new oil paintings over the past several months that will begin appearing on my new Recent Works gallery page. Several more pieces are being photographed and will be added soon!

12" x 12" oil on wood panel

12″ x 12″ oil on wood panel