Endangered

Endangered

2012, Oil on Canvas, 24” x 24”
This painting speaks to the interdependence of our earth.

Road's End

Road’s End

2012, Oil on Canvas, 30” x 30”
The sun is setting on the automobile as we know it. Heavy metal beasties are abandoned.

Leakage

Leakage

2012, Oil on Canvas, 24” x 24”
This painting is inspired by a 1930’s toy water truck and the contemporary anxiety about fresh water supply. The truck is raised on a pedestal but can staunch its losses…

Internal Combustion

Internal Combustion

2011, Oil on Canvas, 72” x 48”
The contraption is a symbolic representation of internal combustion powered transportation. The fragility of the driver seat and the unprotected exposure on this beast emphasizes the ultimate risks of this type of machine.

Wasteland circa 2500

Wasteland

2010, Oil on Canvas, 48” x 24”
The buildup of material clutter for our consumptive society is filling our waste yards and consuming our non-renewable resources. This painting is set in the future where visitors marvel at the debris of our society.

Transport Circa 1940's

Transport circa 1940

2011, Oil on Canvas, 30” x 40”
This painting is more a vision than an envisioning. The prospect of our culture-clutter becoming the artifacts of future fascination is in itself fascinating. The stranger the artifact is, the more prominent its place of display. The use of the dilapidated truck set as a museum feature says to the viewer ‘what is common will become a curiosity’. We only exist in our time/place.

Drought

Drought

2010, Oil on Canvas, 40” x 30”
This painting is a comment on climate change.

Precious Cargo

Precious Cargo

2011, Oil on Canvas, 48” x 24”
We are a parent to our planet and our actions count for they effect future generations.

Innocence Abandoned

Innocence Abandoned

2011, Oil on Canvas, 48” x 60”
Nature dominates this work as the figure stands unshielded on the verge of lost innocence.

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