Small paintings I did during the transitional period after moving across the country a second time. They explore universal themes of memory, passage, loss and perseverance, while remaining rooted in commonplace scenes and familial artifacts.  [Nashville]

Hollywood Drifting
2012
oil on linen
10 x 8 inches
Private Collection,
Los Angeles, California
Rapture
2011
oil on canvas
9 x 7 inches
Family Ties (Bear)
2012
oil on canvas
Private Collection, Los Angeles
The Pillows Don't Match
2012
oil on linen
10 x 8 inches
Suitcase Paintings
2012
oil on canvas
9 x 7 inches
Self-Portrait with Tinsel
2012
oil on linen
10 x 8 inches
Presence
2012
oil on linen
10 x 8 inches
Private Collection,
Massachusetts
She Flipped Back the Quilt and Rose From the Bed
2012
oil on canvas
14 x 11 inches
Company in the Living Room
2011
oil on linen
10 x 8 inches
Studio Lamp
2010
oil on linen
7 x 5 inches
Nocturne with Lilly
2011
oil and mixed media on canvas
20 x 16 inches
Clothespin Angel
2011
oil on canvas
10 x 8 inches
The Tree Within a Tree Never Gives Up
2011
oil on linen
Untitled (Otto)
2013
oil on linen
Private collection, Los Angeles
The Walk
2011
oil on canvas
Calling Jack Kerouac
2011
oil on canvas
14 x 11 inches
Trail Run
2012
oil on canvas
20 x 16 inches
The Goldfish Were Buried in Slide Boxes
2012
oil on linen
10 x 8 inches
Flowering Quince
2012
oil on linen
10 x 7.5 inches
Private collection, Atlanta
Transplant with Lady Painter and Prince Aha
2012
oil on canvas
14 x 11 inches
Private Collection,
Los Angeles
I Got the Lightweight Blanket (I Miss the Heavy Blanket)
2012
oil on linen
10 x 8 inches
Basket of Strawberries
2012
oil on linen
8 x 10 inches
A Mountain Appears on the Not So Distant Shore
2012
oil on canvas
16 x 20 inches
Southern Exposure
2012
oil on canvas
14 x 11 inches
Lucky Bamboo
2012
oil on linen
14 x 11 inches
True Story
2012
oil on linen
Pirate Mask
2012
oil on linen
9 x 7 inches
Front Row Seats at the Theater of the Absurd
2012
oil on linen
Bookcase
2011
oil and mixed media on canvas
16 x 20 inches
Mexican Blanket
2012-13
oil on linen/panel
8 x 10 inches
Palette With Blue Linoleum
2011
oil on linen
7 x 5 inches
Red Wall
2012
oil on canvas
15 1/4 x 13 inches
The Numismatist Granddaughter
2012
oil on linen
7 x 5 inches