read that a
thoughtful ancient Greek used three criteria in his evaluation of a
1. Does it indicate a level
of skill by the
2. Does it provide beauty?
3. Is it interesting?
evaluation, I think, follows an initial, emotional - favorable or
reaction by the viewer. That initial reaction should be
not something contrived by the artist. So, as I selectively manipulate
world' elements into a piece of artwork, I try to stay aware of
composition, and interest; but leave the emotional response to you.
all my artworks
are acrylic - and other water based media - on panels I fabricate from
hollow-core doors and other recycled building materials. I
like the idea
of windows and doors conveying us – visually and/or physically –
security of our familiar spaces to the less certain worlds beyond.
Other websites with my works include:
Contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org