My paintings combine science and art. Astronomy and physics, particularly string theory, excite my imagination – creating possibilities for portraying multiple dimensions. Those unseen forces are depicted metaphorically intertwining with faith and belief. A Midwest sensibility influences my visual stories. Nature and recognizable objects symbolize abstract concepts. Each painting is a story – all part of a larger adventure.
Creating acrylic paintings on canvas is my primary form of visual communication. However, I love to play with video – producing arts culture documentaries, corporate projects, student works, art videos, and other fun stuff. I draw with graphite. With still photography I gravitate towards nature textures, light effects, and portraits.
Indiana University / Fine Arts
University of Indianapolis / Fine Arts
Religion, Spirituality and the Arts
Butler University, 2014
IDADA (Indianapolis Artist and Dealers Association), Chairman of Ethics and Fair Practices Committee, IDADA.org Editor; Instructor, Indianapolis Art Center; Past President & Founding Member- Coalition of Indianapolis Artists; Initial Member- EGAD (Electronics Graphic Artists & Designers)
9th Annual IDADA Membership Juried Exhibition
“Going Somewhere Else”, awarded Honorable Mention
69th Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition
Swope Art Museum
“Spring/Winter”, juror awarded “Eileen and Ted Prose Award of Recognition”
Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition
“Going Somewhere Else”, Merit Award
7th Annual IDADA Members Juried Exhibition&
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