Plein Air in Venice

Posted by on Mar 5, 2019

The Santa Maria Della Salute is known for being octagonal, which I couldn’t really see from my position, but the way the sun was falling over the dome and how the atmosphere made everything dusty with pink was plenty captivating for me.

Ideation of a Self with Tattoo

Posted by on Feb 1, 2019

Excited to hear last week that this piece has been selected to exhibit in the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual 2019. I’m hoping to make it over to London for the opening again. Last year’s was such a great time.

On Painting

Posted by on Feb 1, 2019

Check out my latest post on Medium to hear some thoughts (and lots of questions) on painting: https://medium.com/@contact_6688/i-am-somewhat-reticent-to-share-the-following-ideas-as-i-do-not-want-to-give-the-impression-that-25796579a1aa

What’s your problem

Posted by on Dec 18, 2018

New post on medium: What’s your problem? Velazquez’s Las Meninas just might help.  

Mining the Hippocampus

Posted by on Oct 26, 2018

Visit my Medium page to learn about the inspiration behind this painting:  

art and endings: understanding figurative art through the lens of transience.

Posted by on Oct 11, 2018

Last week, I shared my first post on Medium.com. Until I figure out how to automatically link the accounts, here’s a good ol’ fashioned link: Art and Endings -Understanding figurative art through the lens of transience.  

Hang Tough Gallery Grand Opening

Posted by on Aug 31, 2018

What a great opening night at Hang Tough Gallery’s new space. Such a wonderful group of people and artists. Show remains up through Saturday, September 22nd. Join me at the launch of Hang Tough’s new space in Dublin at the public opening on September 7th. Or, RSVP to hello@hangtoughgallery.com for the private buyer’s night on September 6th. I’ll […]

Venus Devouring Her Voyeur

Posted by on Aug 13, 2018

I painted this piece as a submission to a group show, from which it was rejected. But rather than hang it up in a closet and cry, I decided to share it on Instagram and write about it.  I felt so strongly about the why of this piece that I didn’t want to let it […]

The Witching Hour

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018

A friend and fellow artist commissioned me to make him a picture of anything I wanted. And I painted The Witching Hour. If you’re curious about the inspiration for the piece, I’ve shared my thoughts below. If you’re the type who would rather not know, then please read no further. A creative work, at the […]

Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition 2018

Posted by on Mar 1, 2018

This portrait will be in London from May 10-25th at Mall Galleries on Trafalgar Square. I am beyond excited to be a part of this exhibition and can’t wait to meet some incredible portrait artists and see their work in person. Learn more about the RP here. And visit this link for a full preview of the […]