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A conversation about “STYLE”

May 7, 2012 – 1:11 pm

Many of the conversations in my studio recently have dealt with the concept and definition of style. I find that artists are particularly interested in exactly “how” a particular image has been created. I have the teaching gene and have always been particularly open with what media, technique, and processes I use. In some ways […]

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A favorite excerpt

December 20, 2011 – 11:36 pm

This is a favorite excerpt from Robert Hughes’ most excellent “American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America”. “The Taos of 1920 was not the Taos we have today. It had not yet become a high-sierra New Age theme park full of channelers, holistic healers, and matched blond lesbians in Jeep Cherokees.” Not only […]

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A Word About Conceptual Art

November 15, 2011 – 8:02 pm

  I have had quite a few people who were quite amused by my recent mixed media piece “How Clever (Hirst Meets Koons)”, but have done more than a bit of explaining the nuances of my title and it’s connection to the work. This work is a reaction to the type of oh-so-clever work being […]

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