Night Bloom (detail), acrylic on canvas, 5 x  8 feet, 2017

A selection of paintings from 2010 - 2017
Still life, abstraction, with the influence of the figure, flowers and landscape.

My interest in painting connects to the act of observation. I return to nature, images, still life, or the figure throughout the process in order to ground the abstracted narratives my paintings present.

Art history and the dialogue between formal languages of paint inspire a process of working that is fluid and intuitive.

The paintings in this archive present a range of interests, going back in time to my foundation in still life, the figure and working from observation in the landscape.

Night Bloom, acrylic on canvas, 5 x  8 feet, 2017

Night Bloom (detail)

1 + 1 = 3, oil on canvas, 54 x  56 inches, 2010
The William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation collection

Heliconia at Mauna Kea, 48 x 48 inches,  2014 (private collection Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Mānana Island, oil on linen, 60 x 72 inches, 2011

Paleolithic Still Life I, oil on linen, 24 x 18 inches, 2014 (private collection) 

Paleolithic Still Life II, oil on linen, 18 x 20 inches, 2014

Whose Clothes I, oil on linen, 60 x 45 inches, 2011 (private collection)

Banana Leaf, acrylic on canvas, 22 x 18 inches, 2012 (private collection) 

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