Oil, charcoal and graphite on plasma cut steel, set of 4, 62″x8″x8″ each
Four steel cylinders with surface drawings using a plasma cutter, pencil and brush, stand at human height, requiring the entirety of the body to move along the pipe, as if dancing. The pipes themselves are the 3-dimensional buy tramadol online no prescription steel canvas for the surface drawing in pencil, chalk and oil glazes.
Oil and charcoal on plasma-cut steel, 84″ x 14″ x 2″
Calligraphy Two, oil and charcoal on plasma cut steel, 59″ x 19″ x 2″ each
Pushing the boundary between painting and sculpture, this one part of a two-part piece evolves gestural mark-making into steel sculptural form. The durable, outdoor material of the form is contrasted by the more buy cialis canada pharmacy fragile, subtle surface of the piece, detailed with oil, chalk and ink.
Paired with Calligraphy One:
Oil and charcoal on plasma-cut aluminum, 30″ x 60″ x 60″ each
Looking at process and totality, these two domes consider the concept of opposites as two parts of a whole. The shapes originated from one 4″x4″ calligraphic ink drawing that was made into a repeating atlantic pharmacy hexagon. The shapes were cut from aluminum, and the positive shapes make “Heaven” and the negative shapes make “Hell”. Heaven is axial symmetry. Hell is non-axial symmetry. The artworks go together as a set.
Andiamo: This body of work reengages my research of Roman architecture. I study mathematical proportion, path, axis, and patterns in plans and elevations of buildings. I am interested in how these spherical clusters relate to human scale, as diagrammed by Vitruvius. I want to understand how a sacred spaces are created architecturally and sculpturally.
These artworks are abstractions of real buy tramadol c o d architectural buildings from the Roman Empire. They are models for large-scale sculpture. I am interested in the paint and texture as a response to traditional surface decoration of domes in architecture. By constructing these shaped surfaces, I am creating sacred space for my own painting and drawing practice.
Five Ring Trophies are mounted to the third floor catwalk of Austin City Hall
A display of giant jewelry made to invoke hunting mounts, ring displays, carnival hats and some wry commentary on the sexes. The displays are made of fake fur over an armature, the rings are made of powder coated and painted is it illegal to order tramadol online steel. Ten rings hang on five mounts.
Showing two of six, enamel on steel, approximately 30″x24″x2″ each
Oil on wood, 72″x64″x24″, 1997
Bent wood free standing sculpture with interactive perspective illusion