Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE My preferred painting technique involves using either transparent or opaque layers of color in oils, and more isolated color fields in acrylic, although the two techniques sometimes overlap. The color juxtaposition results in an impression of movement or a continuity/discontinuity of components.
My work tends to focus on natural shapes, patterns from nature, and compelling ideas that come to my attention. I like tedium and detail, chaos and ambiguity, rearranging objects and shapes in an unfamiliar way. Influence comes from the environment, architecture, other artists, concepts, news, everyday ordinary things, or monumental events.
My process is close observation and then looking past the obvious to alter what...