Category Archives: Paintings

WAR!

War (and my revulsion of it) is a recurring theme in my art.  Below some recent examples. “Give us war!” (2016) In this I combined painting with a world war I photograph. Doomsday Machine  (2017) Mixed media on a found … Continue reading

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More recent work

Triptych #2  (closed)   2017 mixed media on wood 25 by 16 by 3 inches. Triptych #2 (open) Triptych #2 middle panel (In a previous life this was a dart board in a bar)   Untitled (Gold Coast) 2017 Mixed media … Continue reading

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TWO ARTISTS IN VENICE

I admire very much the work of Mark Bradford, which occupies the US pavilion at the Venice biennal this year. Like a great composer finds the right notes, Bradford virtuously plays with colors and lines . Like me, he often … Continue reading

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“DO YOU THINK IT HAS ANY VALUE?”

I can’t believe this is only my first post of this year; I intent to make up for that. There’s a lot I want to show. I’ll start with three new pieces.   “ART” Oil on canvas, wooden frame (16 … Continue reading

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AFRICAN MEMORIES

Not long before we came to America, we traveled in Tanzania. When, much later, I looked at a photo-album of that trip, I discovered that several of the pictures had suffered serious water damage. Others may have been dismayed at … Continue reading

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IN BETWEEN

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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