Archives for "January, 2015"

Jan 30, 2015

MISSING DOG IN LISBON


Composition on a side street.

Jan 30, 2015

THE SWITCH ON MY SHELF


A shot from a shelf in my studio, featuring a salvaged metal box hosting the photo of a mystery boy. He’s an extract from some unknown family’s hand-bound, brittle black paper photo album that I bought in a used bookstore in college.

For any of you who have watched The Switch, and can get over the nauseating predictability of its romantic comedy formula for a minute, there is one psychological theme in it I found of interest. The little boy in the film doesn’t know who his father was. He also has an obsession with collecting store-bought photo frames. He would not remove the stock photography images that were featured in the frames in order to place in his own. When questioned why he did this, he said, they were the best part. He created stories around those stock models such that they could fill in the blanks of his missing lineage, and thus memories. They were his pseudo family.

In college I wrote a term paper on the dangers of coloring books on a child’s developing psychology. Creative conflict is set up wherever… MORE

Jan 30, 2015

LINKS CAN GET HEAVY


Chain heap in the West Village.

Jan 16, 2015

CRAYON HEAD


If there’s something you’ve been putting off creating, there’s never been a better time… Just Make It. (Process shot from inside my commissioned piece, The 4 Winners Box.)

Jan 9, 2015

SHROOM ROOM


A process shot from inside my commissioned piece, “The 4 Winners Box.”

Jan 9, 2015

PEACH PLACE


Process shot from inside my commissioned piece, “The 4 Winners Box.”

Jan 2, 2015

MAKE IT COUNT


Freedom is found when I seek not escape. The grass is always greener whenever now is enough for me. When enough, is a pungent art. My heart is on vacation never – because why would I wish it go away from me… and not let it feel this. Make 2015 count like the greener grass is right here, right now, and it will be. Click to share. MORE

Jan 2, 2015

DIGEST


Process shot from a recent box art project.