Barbie as the observer…

This piece came into being some four years ago—the last time North Korea dominated the headlines with threats of destroying the west coast of the United States. I’ll just leave that there…..Barbie says it all.

Nukes, 2013

Nukes, 2013, mixed media on canvas board. Yes, that’s Kim Jong Un as a paper mask.


don’t you just hate it when you find out you’ve been duped?

and suddenly, a misplaced finger just deleted the lovely artist’s statement I had prepared….well, then, I guess the viewer¬† will have to deal with this on his own.¬† I do wonder, if the wobble in the atmosphere looks more like an isolated deluge rather than some molecular level entry point?


Ethical Illusions, from the series, [/life in the Matrix], 2016, oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches