Starting with metal working, study and creation of adornment, a luxury item, perhaps, it occurred to me that my eye found beauty in unexpected places. And that that brought into question what is precious.
discarded budweiser can, hollister, CA
outside the window at alcatraz; ai wei wei's exhibit, 2015
firehose fabric repurposed. i saw this at a fancy store.
@erykahbadu i can make you put your phone down; west oakland BART, 2015
powerpoint improve; the piano fight, 2015
W O R D A R T
2010. started writing an online journal, which, given its visibility, or potential visibility, assumed a poeticism. i began elaborating on thoughts and words, responses, play, questions. it is elsewhere.
2014 started an expose (read, exposay). on street noise and home. what is home. is this home, daddy? here.
fone art started with smart fone adoption, name goat butter. more recently, stickers made from these word/visual collages.
beautiful things get lost all the time
no, see, my world gets to be magic.
you are a lightning lit sky.
envisioned and created in response to a snarky quite negative in tone comment by a friend about my dreams.
stand up straight
love who you love (kind of like mary oliver, wild geese, which i saw today actually at 8th and fulton, sweet)
do your art
thomas merton quote
the beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.
i'm so in love with you.
yeah. transformation and grace jones.
this is an actual text exchange.
repurposing the meaning. haha.
talk to me some more about slow love making
two stripe, do not pass/maybe you might it is possible you have been roofied on a street-fair day, and you might be laying down trying to get the best angle series. and prince, slow love.
street art, turned tattoo; for kahlilah
ramana, for nathan; sticker series 2016
look at me, john lennon - text on digital photo, manipulated
08/17/2016, and always, gracias a la vida, que me a dado tanto
i can choose peace, instead of this; sticker series 2016
you are never upset for the reason you think you are. what is the intent? how do you experience this moment? feeling in the body, tightness, anxiety. bliss, gratitude. which?
sticker series 2016
when you change the way you see things, the things you see change. change your story graffiti series. photograph; digital manipulation.