Community ~ 24" x 24" ~ acrylic on canvas
Two of my last paintings at Anderson Ranch were painted relatively quickly. The question is; were they really painted relatively quickly? In retrospect, I planned and worked very hard for that stroke of luck. The canvases were prepared with a new technique I had learned during the workshop. The canvas prep takes time and patience and sanding. 11 straight days of studio practice put me in a groove that started this series that encompasses video, 2d and 3d work.
Paper Airplanes started as a prompt to pick 2 prompts off Paul Thek’s list of prompts. I selected: make a large paper airplane and paint a slogan on it that will revolutionize your life. I selected a song used in Kundalini yoga “Long Time Sun” written by: Mike Heron