May the passion in our hearts
burn brighter and brighter,
moving us forward into beauty.

What I have learned from my work

Birth of a Superhero

Birth of a Superhero | 2014 7/2/2019 Birth of a Superhero is my first pastel on sheetrock painting. I believe that I started the piece in late October of 2014 and finished it on December 1, 2014. I kept it a secret until it was finished. It was after a trip to Dia in Beacon,…

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“What the fuck do you want?!”

“What the fuck do you want?!” 9/4/2018 Throughout my life, I would get subconscious visitors in the night while I slept. I would wake up in the middle of the night and there would be a human figure standing over my bed. The first time this happened, I was around 9 or 10 years old.…

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“Well, you were always my favorite, always my man”

“Well, you were always my favorite, always my man” | 2016 9/4/2018           The name of this piece comes from the chorus of the song “Savior” by the Red Hot Chili Peppers. When I first heard the song about fifteen years ago, I thought of my father. As I sang along, I felt that I…

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In The Name of The Mother

“In The Name of The Mother” | 2017   We celebrate in the name of the mother for her love is a quiet presence keeping us grounded  in life

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Chinatown Bridge

Chinatown Bridge | 2017 Brown and peach sit on my diaphragm as I float above my crossing.   I just ask that as I make my way through the thick and supple shadows, that I cross into a fiery dance hall where passion balloons and thrives to symphonize both parties into dancers of passion, bringing…

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