Mapmaking

Drawing

Dwight Gray’s “Mapmaking” makes the simple act of a child drawing appear as profound and miraculous as any myth of creation and destruction.

On Dads and Distances

fathers sons

Mike Fiorito bridges the distance between his son, himself and his father with stories and art.

Playing Dirty: How Making a Mess Can Make You Feel Better

muddy

When was the last time you painted? Or played in the mud? Chances are, it’s been years.

Wei Wei’s Marble Construction Helmet

Wei Wei, China's greatest contemporary artist, is exhibiting down at the Hirsshorn Museum in Washington, D.C.  I saw the exhibit other day and made  videos of a couple of his works.  The one here is a marble life-size sculpture of a construction helmet.  After I loaded the video onto my computer, I watched it and took a picture of one of the frames.  I edited this picture some, and this is what I came up with.

A Gallant in Gtown

A-Gallant-in-Gtown-oct-17-2012-198x300

I took this picture in Georgetown, D.C. before I went to a cocktail party.

Security Guard Maybe I Don’t Know I Took This Picture in 2011

3-security-guard-maybe-2011-maybe-138

photo art

Collage a Trois

5-collage-a-trois-inverted-may-15-2012-004 small

photo art

Mark Rothko PhD 1.

I am doing a series, maybe 6 or 7, of photographs inspired by the late wonderful and great abstract expressionist Mark Rothko.  This is the first.
This is a heavily edited version of a picture of the opening to a metal recycling dumpster.
July 4 2012.

I am doing a series, maybe 6 or 7, of photographs inspired by the late wonderful and great abstract expressionist Mark Rothko. This is the first.

3 dp (dupont circle, where joel works): No.3

3 dp (dupont circle, where joel works): No.3

3 dp (dupont circle, where joel works): No.2

3 dp (dupont circle, where joel works): No.2

3 dp (dupont circle, where joel works): No.1

3 dp (dupont circle, where joel works): No.1

That Is Mark Rothko’s Right Foot Down There at the Bottom Left

6-mark-rothkos-left-foot-walls-washington-dc-subway-union-station-june-3-2012

mark rothkos left foot and walls, washington dc subway union station june-3-2012

chinese fortune cookie there’s a good chance of a romantic encounter soon or old reprobate: a poem

chinese fortune cookie there’s a good chance of a romantic encounter soon or old reprobate: a poem   i took my despair to p. f. chang’s and there two women i spied in black and beige and apple phones sprite cleavages i sighed   21 with goofy laughs they drank pink liquid down and i […]

Lamp

Lamp

Woman With a Blue Bag

Woman With a Blue Bag

Blue Velvet

Blue Velvet