To the cliffs, oil on gesso panel, 24 x 18 cm, 2017

fortress, contemporary painting, art, packing

The fortress, established and lost, the snow, ink, egg tempera, oil, packing tape and removal on gesso panel, 2018

v. 3

I am writing. I am writing a text on non, and this text is also about the image. I know where I want it to go, but it won’t start. It won’t get off the ground. Mired, I cannot get to the thing I want to tell you....


...at the edge of intelligibility. I write into the differential between this image and what is on the page. Writing happens in the jetlag of intention. I am deeply uncomfortable.


[excerpts from the text NON-STARTER. full text available here]

collage, watercolor, contemporary art
Tabs 1 [Marbleized], mixed media, 23.5 x 23 cm (9.25 x 9 in) irregular, 2016
salt water taffy, collage, contemporary art

Salt water taffy, mixed media, 25 x 38.5 cm (9.8 x 15.1 in), 2016

wave, artwork, contemporary art, assemblage

Wave, found tobacco tin with sea glass, 3 cm high x 7 cm diameter (1.2 x 2.7 in), 2016

The fortress, detail

castle painting, contemporary art

Castle, oil and egg tempera on gesso panel, 20 x 25 cm, 2015

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