Category: Announcements

  • Artworks: A Benefit for Arts Gowanus

    I’m pleased to announce that, once again, I will be contributing to this year’s ArtWorks — a benefit for Arts Gowanus! This year’s event happens Thursday, May 11, 2017, 7 – 10 pm at Shapeshifter Lab, 18 Whitwell Place, Brooklyn, NY 11215.  I will be there! So join me in celebrating the arts and artists of Gowanus and take…

  • October Art News: Gowanus Swim goes Natural/Unnatural

    October Art News: Gowanus Swim goes Natural/Unnatural

    October is here and there’s a lot of art going on! I hope everyone knows about my art at the Ploughman in Park Slope; if you haven’t had a chance to visit, my paintings (including Lifeworld 12 pictured below) will be on display through October 28.  The Ploughman is located at 438 Seventh Avenue, between 14th…

  • See my work during Art Slope!

    I’m pleased to announce that my work is appearing at The Ploughman in Park Slope, Brooklyn as a part of Art Slope, a week-long arts festival in Park Slope, Brooklyn.  The Ploughman offers Artisanal Cheese / Charcuterie / Craft Beer and Beer on Tap.  It’s located at 438 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, between 14th and 15th Streets.…

  • New Lifeworld paintings online

    The Lifeworld project continues, and I’ve recently published definitive photographs of the latest paintings in the series.  Here they are: So I’m making [slow] progress toward my goal of 108 Lifeworld paintings.  To read more about the Lifeworld project, click here, and to see all the Lifeworld paintings completed so far, visit my flickr album…

  • Gowanus Open Studios: A personal retrospective

    Gowanus Open Studios is mere days away (you’re coming, right? – Saturday, Oct. 16 and Sunday, Oct. 17, 12-6pm — details here)! Looking back, I’m amazed to see that this year’s tour will be the NINTH that I have participated in.  Yes, that’s a “9”! So, in celebration of this big number 9, I thought…

  • Breaking News: De-Natured, at the Old Stone House

    Breaking News: De-Natured, at the Old Stone House

    Sorry for the last-minute announcement, but this all came together very quickly: I’m pleased to let you know that I will have work included in a show at the Old Stone House in Park Slope, Brooklyn.  The show opens TONIGHT (October 15), 6-8pm. About the show: Nature is often bent to man’s needs and wants.…

  • Gowanus Open Studios is almost here!

    Gowanus Open Studios is almost here!

    Happy October everyone!  Gowanus Open Studios takes over Brooklyn in less than 2 weeks (October 16-18) and I’m involved in several exciting events during that weekend. The Studio Tour weekend starts Friday October 16 with Beat Nite Gowanus, a Norte Maar production.  I’m pleased that Gowanus Swim Society – the neighborhood artists collective I’m a…

  • Upcoming: Gowanus Open Studios and a Call for Submissions!

    Upcoming: Gowanus Open Studios and a Call for Submissions!

    Wow, it’s already mid-September and Gowanus Open Studios is just around the corner, happening on October 16-18!  What makes this year’s Open Studios even more fabulous is an exhibition of art, video and performance at Halyards Bar on the weekend of the tour.  Our neighborhood artists’ collective, Gowanus Swim Society has put out a call…

  • Announcing ArtWorks, a benefit for Arts Gowanus

    As many of you are aware, my studio is located in the Brooklyn Industrial neighborhood Gowanus, named after the infamous creek/canal called Gowanus (once upon a time it was a salt marsh estuary/creek, but it has been a rather filthy industrial canal for at least the past 150 years).  We have a vibrant community of artists…

  • New Etsy listings are up tonight!

    I’ve added several pieces to my “Figureworks” collection in my Etsy store: works featuring the human form. First up is an interesting painting I created mid-2010 (it seems like yesterday) titled “Lovesick Android.” Lovesick Android was composed with acrylic paint on wood panel.  The gold and silver acrylic paints really stand out in an interesting…

  • This week’s featured painting: Skandha 1 (Torso 1)

    In keeping with the theme of the week,  I’ve chosen “Skandha 1 (Torso 1)”, a part of my figurative series, as this week’s feature. You’ll recall that I featured Skandha 3 a few weeks ago. Skandha 1 was created in 2013. Oil on canvas, it measures 24 inches (60cm) square.  It is now available through…

  • Upcoming: Dirty Little Drawings at Leslie-Lohman, NYC

    Upcoming: Dirty Little Drawings at Leslie-Lohman, NYC

    I’m participating in an exhibition and sale of erotic works on paper at the Leslie-Lohman Museum’s Prince Street Project Space March 27-29.  In the words of the organizers: The Dirty Little Drawings exhibit and sale offers viewers the opportunity to become instant art collectors, with a dizzying array of original erotic art works by over…