Category Archives: Collages


In between sculptural work, I make a lot of images on paper or cardboard. I use wax, paints, pigments (especially the brown from walnut bolsters), inks, pastels and paper scraps. Here are some recent examples. Promise, 2015, 12 by 9 … Continue reading

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The last show at Deep Tanks

Unfortunately, Deep Tanks has closed. For more than four years, this gallery/performance space has played a vital role in the arts life of New York City’s fifth borough.  It was a showcase for local talent and artists from elsewhere in … Continue reading

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Most of the work I showed in my last post is older. I have made quite a bit of new work though. Some of it is finished, for others I must wait until the spring to work outside, so that … Continue reading

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Happy 2014

It has been a long time since I posted here. In hindsight, my originally stated intention to post every week, looks wildly over-optimistic now. But I guess I’m not the first blogger who made this mistake.  The struggle to survive … Continue reading

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Here are images of my last show at Deep Tanks, photographed by Kristopher Johnson (thanks Kris). This was the first time I conceived a show as a thematic whole. The disadvantage of this is that the viewer is steered towards … Continue reading

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This november I participated in a group show in the Deep Tanks Studio whose name, ‘Nudus’, left little doubt on the subject matter. Although I’m not a  very good draftsman, I always have loved drawing, painting, photographing and photoshopping nude … Continue reading

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In a Straw Space

The Newhouse Center for the Contemporary Arts organizes an exhibition called STRAW SPACE “that thematically explores nature and will be presented in a gallery made of straw”.  Two works of mine were selected for that show: ‘In the midst of … Continue reading

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