Abstract painting, as it moves away from realism
confronts the viewer
with a decision making process. My paintings use the
classic elements of figure, landscape, and
to create indecision, allowing the painting to become
much more interactive.
When familiar images are used as a point of
it brings certain stresses into play. These stresses,
unbalanced composition, lost boundaries,
emotional colors, and aggravated imagery,
all force the viewer to react and deal with
Group show "You Are Here, Too" Map Inspired Show, Good Arts Gallery, Seattle, WA May, 2018.
Group juried show "Visual Impressions" Ryan James Fine Arts Gallery, Kirkland, WA Apr-May, 2018.
Solo show "Sigmoid Cartology" Stumptown Coffee, Portland, OR May, 2017.
Solo show "Land Escape" Pulse PDX Gallery, Portland, OR Feb-Mar, 2017
Solo show "Smiling Bricks" BridgePort Brewpub, Portland, OR June-Nov, 2016.
Solo show "Acrylic Dance Tunes" Pulse PDX Gallery, Portland, OR Dec 2015 - Feb 2016.
Garmin Corporate Headquarters, Salem, OR commissioned works, 2015.
North Coast Seed Studios Annual Show participant, Portland, OR 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017.
Frederic Snitzer Gallery, Haitian Earthquake Relief juried show & auction, Miami, FL, 2010.
Juried member artist, Fountainhead Studios, Miami, FL 2009-2010.