from series: COMBUSTIBLE FAIRY TALES | Fairy tales are our collective recurring dreams/nightmares. In this series I'm rolling up images, themes, symbols, colors, numbers, all the stuff that comes up in fairy tales again and again--nature, young death, curses, silver cups, silver pools, clouded waters, pins, poison, beauty, monsters, the rule of three, tasks, challenges, seven mountain peaks . . . Bunched together into a ball of abstraction with super massive black hole gravity which collapses and explodes reborn, reforged, changed.
Or maybe it is just wandering and plucking images as if they are wild flowers and arranging them into a bouquet.
Title: You Didn't Mean To Do That, Did You
Materials: Acrylic, ink, paper
I think in terms of a ZOOM in/ZOOM out quality of life: zoom in on the immediate: food, jokes, bills, lovers, traffic, temperature . . . zoom out: oceans, volcanoes, solar system, sugar molecules in space, a planet made entirely of diamond, vast wastes, dark matter, universe, multiverse . . . repeat. This is wrapped up in a childlike sense that so much is happening all at once; tigers and happy hour exist on the same planet, Jupiter and Twinkies share a solar system.
Using acrylic paint, graphite, ink, as well as, collage with my own manipulated photography (often ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.