EXPANDED PAINTING: A Multi-Disciplinary Synthesis

EXPANDED PAINTING: A Multi-Disciplinary Synthesis

EXPANDED PAINTING: A Multi-Disciplinary SynthesisEXPANDED PAINTING: A Multi-Disciplinary Synthesis

Gallery 4

expanded painting, geometric abstract, color field

above: A Deep Breath of Winter Air

constructed 2016, painted 2017

2018: set in shadow box and completely repainted

22.25" x 22.25"

Acrylic paint on canvas, twine, wood, gravel. 

expanded painting, sculpted painting, color field painting, light and space

Painting and Sculpture

 

above: Auspicious Clouds

constructed 2016/ painted 2017 

10.75" x 9" 

Acrylic paint on canvas, aluminum, steel nails, nylon string, masking tape.


Minimalist color field painting incorporating sculptors' techniques of "painting" with light and shadow.

expanded painting, abstract painting and poetry Robert Frost, Stopping by a Woods on a Snowy Evening

above: Stopping by a Woods on a Snowy Evening

2016/17

20.5" x 21" x 5"

Acrylic paint on shaped canvas and wood shadow box, chicken wire, baling wire, plastic fencing, wood, electrical wire, string.  (private collection) 


Inspired by my surroundings at Cedar Lake and a poem by Robert Frost.

Expanded painting, Urban Abstract

above: The Empty Lot in the City of Dreams

2019

13.25" x 10.75"

Acrylic paint over fragment of old drop cloth canvas, mounted on canvas, wood border.

 (private collection) 

expanded painting, color field

above: Time Lapse Painting No. 2

2017

15" x 13" x 2.5"

Acrylic paint over fragment of old oil painting on burlap, mounted on canvas. String, wire, nails, masking tape,wood protrusion, Masonite frame.

expanded painting

above: The Nostalgic Flâneur in a Desolated Land

2017: constructed and painted

2019: completely repainted

8" x 13"

Acrylic paint on fragment of old drop cloth painting mounted on wood form, twine.

expanded painting

above: Non-Sequential Awareness

2017

12.5" x 12.5"

Acrylic paint over fragment of old oil painting on burlap, mounted on canvas. Wood block attachment, pipe, wire mesh, string.

expanded painting

above: Paul Bringing Urgency to Banality

2017

13" x 10.5"

Acrylic paint with wood bits and string on fragment of old burlap painting mounted on canvas.