This painting is called One Way Ticket. It’s approximately 64X49″, acrylic on unstretched canvas. Still tacked to my studio wall.
Sheila Gregory and I instigated several large-scale art exhibitions in non-traditional spaces in the 90s and into the 2000s, of which c.1996 was one of my favourites. We got sculptor Scott Childs involved early on and then Ronald Bloore. We knew Ron from our student… Read More
A postcard from Sol LeWitt Let’s hop into the way-back machine for a moment. When dinosaurs roamed the earth and I was an art student at York University, I was given an opportunity to participate in the execution of a Sol Lewitt wall drawing at… Read More
This is the 4th painting in the UFO series. It’s oil on canvas, 36X24″ Here are the others in the series: UFO #1UFO#2UFO#3 Over the next couple weeks I’m going to gather together some unfinished small oil paintings and work on them for a while.… Read More
A few years ago I was out walking the dogs and discovered somebody had brought a big box of toy trains out to the street for garbage. I brought the dogs back home and came back in my car and scooped the trains. I didn’t… Read More
This is another new painting called Dead Man’s Fingers. It’s oil on canvas, 24″X24″. The last few months have been a period of improvisation for me in the studio. I’ve been having tremendous fun with this group of paintings, feeling loose and free, open to… Read More
Here’s another new painting, called Don’t Mess With the King. It’s oil on canvas, 24″X24″. I don’t have any immediate plans to exhibit the new paintings. If you’re in Toronto and you want to see this or any of the new ones in real life,… Read More