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Posted in Interrupted Horizons, Landscapes, Paintings on October 25, 2012

One man’s Trashmore is an everyman’s t ...

Renamed McClennan Park after the former mayor of Kitchener who envisioned the rebirth of a landfill as an urban park, the more affectionately known “Mt. Trashmore” has become a favourite recreational destination for Kitchener locals. Pictured here from Ottawa St. S, t ... Continue Reading

Posted in Northern Cosmology, Paintings on October 16, 2012

Looking up from the gravity well.

We live at the bottom of a gravity well—a distortion in space to which things naturally fall down. We can, however, look out on the universe up towards the stars. Here we are pictured looking up to the fixed point of the north star that marks the axis of our Earth’s rotat ... Continue Reading

Posted in Northern Cosmology, Paintings on October 16, 2012

Fixed point theorem

The fixed point theorem states that within any bounded dynamical system there will always be at least one point which remains constant from one instant to the next. For us on Earth, despite the many motions to which we are subject—the earth’s rotation, our orbit around th ... Continue Reading

Posted in Northern Cosmology, Paintings on October 16, 2012

Life1

Every element heavier than helium that is inside your body was forged in the heart of an exploding star. The four most abundant elements in your body are Hydrogen, Oxygen, Carbon and Nitrogen in that order. Pictured here, the electron orbits of each atom have been visualized as a ... Continue Reading

Posted in Knifeworks, Paintings on January 25, 2012

Sound of Autumn

A larger exploration of the same theme as “Here.” The three-dimensional nature of the center is highlighted and accentuated though strongly directional lighting. Painted as an exploration into new techniques as part of the “Knifeworks” series. “Sound ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on January 23, 2012

Way of the Streets

Why I’m participating— an atheist’s perspective on the intersection of faith and art. Currently ArtsVoice London is seeking to engage with artists to participate in a 3-day workshop “Way of the Streets” to create works of public art that address issues ... Continue Reading

Posted in Knifeworks, Paintings on January 19, 2012

Here.

Painted for the The Brush Off at THE MUSEUM. Painted in round 3— the HEAR round where each of 10 artists interpreted a short clip of music. “Hear” 18×18 in Acrylic on canvas 2012 Photograph by Joe Martz This painting is in the private collection of Amanda & ... Continue Reading

Posted in Northern Cosmology, Paintings on January 13, 2012

On Earth, as it is…

Reflecting the direct physical connection between our world and the sky in which it spins, the pattern on Earth is the same as it is in the heavens. “On Earth, as it is…” Acrylic on panel 24×48 in 2012 This painting is in the private collection of Joy Smith ... Continue Reading

Posted in Minis, Northern Cosmology, Paintings on December 20, 2011

Cold sky turning over the warm Earth

As the warm Earth turns the cold sky above appears to spin around the north star. 12x12in Acrylic on canvas 2011   Continue Reading