Category Archives: Paintings

“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 by … 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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Antichambre: something small

It’s been a while since I posted anything on this blog, although I have been making art all the time. Now that the year is almost over, I’m going to show you some. To get me going, here are three … 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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OH SANDY

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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