The Great American Dream Machine will continue to pump gallons of greasy paintings, sculptures, videos and songs into your eyes and ears until you pull yourself up and earn that two-story self-fulfilling prophecy at the corner of Main Street and our collective subconscious. Component 1 Component 2
Before we had The Great American Dream Machine we had: Great American Novels, Great American Dreams, Great American Machines, The American Spirit, The Holy Spirit and The Spirit of St. Louis American factories and cities and citizens. Great Men, Great Women, and the Great American Songbook, Ben Franklin, Walt Witman, and Dorothea…
Using videos to teach painters is similar to using paintings to teach poets.
This is my virtual painting of the Visual Art Center at SXU Use your Scroll wheel to zoom Use your left mouse button to rotate Use your right button to scan left / right / up / down
The Art Department received a call from a colleague in the Education Department at Saint Xavier University. The question was, “Can you paint a mural on stage as people tell stories?” The answer was, “Sure, Right?” The art department does not have a muralist, or a mural class, or a…
I enjoy painting and video making – You can now see them intersect
I painted all summer long – these are some of the best of the summer. Created with flickr embed.
These canvases began with a grid exercise. I subdivided the canvas proportionally. I then looked for interesting patterns in the mess previously on the canvas. Most of my recent work has also been concentrating on the idea of the present moment in space.
Out in the garage this morning and… I think that it’s time for a show.
Five Frames instigated this mini-series. It’s about watching where you are going. Media: Oil-stencil on canvas Created: Summer 2015