Detail illustrating my process of painting, drawing and layering cut colored shapes of paper to design and revise imaery.
My work finds comic alarm in pop gothic imagery.
I look to Tintoretto, DeKooning and Veronese for clarity and surprise.
Excavations and constuctiions of paint and paper channel impressionism and Klimt.
I build form, direction, and counter direction as objects move through space.
The Push and Pull of negative and positive shapes.
Clarity and surprise characterize my art.
Method and imagery are woven together as paper tapestries.
I pull imagery out of abstraction, as exampled, cats out of smoke .
I employ spraypaint as a chiaroscuro.
Liquid expressionism in the form of a frustrated lover.