Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Picture of the Day
An as-yet untitled Dylan piece based on a photo
from Blonde on Blonde
24"x 40", acrylic
will be at the Goin' Postal show in mid-October.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Sunday, September 20, 2015
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Saturday, September 12, 2015
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Pictures of the Day
Seven Faces From High SchoolHere are some more early drawings that I recently found in a folder, somewhat water damaged. What's interesting is how early I became interested in the patterns that formed when faces were partially illuminated when hidden in shadows. I hadn't seen these in nearly 50 years and was surprised at how to this day I continue to be fascinated with the patterns light produces on faces.
Examples of this pattern as borne out today:
Sunday, September 6, 2015
A couple weeks ago I found a folder with more of my drawings from high school. The folder had water damage and there are stains, but the images while a bit dark are original and inventive.
Deep Purple's third album, titled Tetragrammaton, featured cover art by Hieronymus Bosch. Their music was good, but it was Bosch's painting of hell that most resonated with what was going on in my mind at that time. I was sixteen.