Paintings

Caught in the Crosshairs  

This series was completed after a Fulbright trip to Morocco and Mali, reflecting on the backdrop of US International Policy impacting the young children I met along the way.

Mali I

Encaustic on Wood Panel, 20" x 24"

2007

Mali III

Encaustic on Wood Panel, 20" x 24"

2007

Mali II

Encaustic on Wood Panel, 20" x 24"

2007


Distant Intimacy

This series was made amidst ongoing debates about immigrant status during the 2008 elections. The portraits confront the viewer to look at the faces of immigrants who are often relegated to jobs in a person's most intimate of spaces, yet go unseen.

Maria

encaustic on wood, 28" x 32"

2009

Beto

encaustic on wood, 28" x 32"

2009

José

encaustic on wood, 28" x 36"

2009


Physical Laws

This series is an interpretation of a few of nature's operating laws of physics, as a lens and metaphor applied to our human interactions.

Oppositional

Mixed Media on Wood Panel, 36" x 48"

2011

Sound Vacuum

Mixed Media on Wood Panel, 32" x 36"

2011

Polarity

Mixed Media on Wood Panel,  32" x 42"

2011