Through the use of varied constructed – deconstructed media, my work explores our inherent human desire to mark and brand ourselves and each other. My work also investigates our interest in marking and documenting our environment.

Recent News

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It’s a complete pleasure to announce that one my latest paintings, Blaze 213, has been selected to be part of the ACE 2015 Exhibition at the Palm Springs Art Museum! This exhibition was juried by esteemed galleries, Christian Hohmann, of Hohmann Fine Art, Palm Desert. This will be my second time exhibiting in this amazing […]

BLAZE 209,
acrylic, watercolor, graphite, ink, artist tape, correction Tape on paper,
30 X 65 inches
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Blaze 209 to be exhibited at Gearbox Gallery, Oakland

We’re pleased to announce that Oakland based Gearbox Gallery will be featuring my latest painting BLAZE 209, 30 x 65 inches, in their upcoming group exhibition “Terra Infirma: All Things Unsettled”. Opening Reception, Friday, Aug 7th 5-9pm with a special talk by juror Chandra Cerrito of Chandra Cerrito Contemporary,, at 5pm and awards presented […]