Tales From Ovid’s Metamorphoses

  In the summer of 2015 NASA released the first stunning images from New Horizon’s flyby of Pluto. I was mesmerized.   The near-true-color images were stunning enough, but when NASA later released composite images in false color, the internet community...

Vanitas #1

Oil on canvas 18″ x 27″ Private collection   Vanitas vanitatum omnia vanitas. Ecclesiastes 1:2; 12:8   In 1999  I discovered the vanitas style and something about it struck me. I don’t know if it was the scientific detachment of macabre imagery or...

Mercury Retrograde in Gemini

In 2008 I began collecting NASA images that inspired me. There are several that are begging to be painted, and I am obliging as best I can.         To that end, I had some Pebeo paints and resins that I thought would be the perfect thing to use for this particular...

Mashup #1

Oil on canvas 24″ x 30″ Private collection   mash up To take elements of two or more pre-existing pieces of music and combine them to make a new song. A song comprised of elements of two or more pre-existing pieces of music. I’m in the middle of...