history of the
History of the Mundane
Oil Paintings on Panels,
works on paper
This Land, Our Land and What is Given are part of an ongoing series of oil paintings that take the well-used utilitarian object and transform it into an emotive landscape. I have long been interested in the histories of the most mundane objects, the significance they hold and the meanings they convey. With these paintings I want to impart a semblance of that emotional terrain, turning the object imbued with age and imperfection into a panorama that conflates still life with landscape.
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