Its simple really, and timeless…basics: line, form, composition, pattern, chance phenomenal occurrences, a sense of atmosphere, a quality of light, shadow, space, a sense of movement…Always curious to find through experimentation what resonates and eliminate what doesn't…

addition / subtraction

The abstract work begins from nothingness, wordless as with music…an  improvised, intuitive, process-oriented practice with works accumulating layers, erased, scrubbed, layered again, sanded…aiming towards a suggestive, perceptual experience.

addition / subtraction

Sometimes surprised when a piece starts and finishes in a day; not often, but rather over weeks, months or years with periods of total forgetfulness in between… Hopefully a work will eventually settle into itself, acquiring an aura of presence.


August 2021