Thirty five years ago, when I started painting still life, my biggest influences were painters such as David Hockney and Eric Fischl who are not even known so much for still life. I liked their style and contemporary approach.Read More
I spent 30 years painting still life and I started pursuing other subject matter a few years ago. I’ve been waiting to have something new to say about flowers.Read More
I believe in things that exist. When I paint a table of objects or a flower, they exist in light. So when I paint a magazine, it already exists. My looking at it, noting it, scrutinizing it, changes it. This has always been my subject. I don’t invent, I look. Things are transformed by looking.Read More
Welcome to my new website and blog. I’ll be posting my news here every few weeks.
2018 has been off to a good start. I painted one of the largest paintings of my career as a commission for The Bison Restaurant in Banff. The painting is based on a black and white image from a Robert Redford movie with Camilla Sparv from the 60s titled Downhill Racer.Read More