OK so maybe it wasnt hard to tell from my last post that what I was painting was a globe. An 8 foot diameter globe! As a place making artist this project really took those ideas over the edge. #placemaking #thisplacematters #publicart
A few weeks ago I was contacted by @pomonacollege to design and paint a functional (?) piece of public art. Its had moments of being a real head-scratcher but its coming along and I cant wait to share it with the Pomona College family... and you! This is
Alright it took me a couple extra hours to post but this baby comes complete with eight stages and is preparing for lunch I mean launch on Sunday night. Come play with us! #coachellahippos #coachella2019 #hipposinspace
Its hard to believe its been 5 years since I painted #intentcity at #lakeeldorado - 53 tipis for a private camp ground @coachella ... say what?!? But Im back out this year with one of my favorite art collectives. @dedovabo has made a HEROIC installation
Taking a breather to enjoy the dappled sunlight across a piece in my studio. The floors are mopped the rugs are back down and there it room to think. My studio was open for the #breweryartwalk this weekend and Im only JUST finding time to tell you about
I'm excited to paint a bunch of umbrellas this year. Painting this scale uses my whole body and it's fun! And colorful. And useful... All good things. The umbrellas are being ordered soon so let me know if you are interested! I'm happy to answer any ques
Back during the Christmas days Andre Smits stopped by my studio for a quick shoot. Andre travels the world photographing artists in their studios from behind. I'll admit that my work space was all cleaned up from holiday parties so I grabbed the pup and
This rainy day in LA has me feeling like this... beautiful mossy watery painting by Cy Twombly. Get out the fuzzy blankets!
Pleased as punch to send this painting "Trust" off to a new home. Auspicious beginning to the new year. (chair for scale )
Happy 2019! I have to admit: Im two timing my social accounts this week. Can you believe I didnt check my email for five days?!? It felt unbelievably good. I had to share this one with you guys though. I woke up on New Years Eve and realized that I hadnt
Living the Dream
For me, being an artist is more than painting alone in my studio. I am inspired by other artists, off-beat adventures and spectacle. I curate exhibitions, collaborate on large public art installations, am an occasional color consultant and interior designer and sometimes I sculpt. I seem to do a lot of writing, but that's just business. I live an art-filled life. Thanks for coming along for the ride.