Ephemerama #30

I though with only a few more days left in the year, that it was a good time to do a year-in-review in art. My friend Michelle Neifert and I began this year saying that it would be the best year ever. It was our mantra, a toast we’d say whenever we got together for … More Ephemerama #30

In the Studio #26

I’ve been struggling to find inspiration in the studio lately I think due to anxiety affecting me in my personal life. I’ve recently had to relocate officially to Pennsylvania from New York. And though the transition is more a confirmation of a reality I’ve been living for sometime now, emotionally it feels like a defeat. … More In the Studio #26

In the Studio #25

I finally finished my Maybe Baby series last week with great relief. The series took far longer then I anticipated, but given the fact that I had to balance several other pressing concerns over the past few months I feel lucky that I completed the series at all. Maybe Baby was intended to be a … More In the Studio #25

In the Studio #22

I just finished the third of six pieces in the Maybe Baby set of paintings this last weekend and I feel that the work has revived my interest in the series. This new year is turning into a real mixed bag of experiences lately, lots of successes artistically with some considerable setbacks personally. This “libra-nature” … More In the Studio #22

In the Studio #21

Its been a very difficult couple of weeks for my friends and me personally with the death of a very dear friend and housemate, Matthew Stitzer. Matt was a great supporter of my artwork and for me building the life of an artist. Matt was an actor and was beloved by his theater friends. I … More In the Studio #21

In the Studio #20

I’ve been trying to start the new year off right in the studio with a set of goals not resolutions. Resolutions seem destined to fail. I think I heard something on NPR that said only about 6 percent of resolutions are actually met.  My friend Troy mentioned at a New Year’s Eve party last week … More In the Studio #20