Missing Paintings

Missing Paintings

Missing Paintings I sold these paintings years ago, I wish I knew who bought them. Galleries, as a rule don’t give the contact information of who buys your work. They protect the buyer‘s identity, but also they don’t want you to be able sell work to « their » client,...
My Grandma Martha

My Grandma Martha

GRANDMA MARTHA Many years ago, at a street sale, I was rummaging through a suitcase full of old junk. I found a small doll that was missing arms, tattered hair and a general love worn look. Her face was so sweet and the aged look was so intriguing that I fell in love...
Amsterdam

Amsterdam

Can I get nostalgic about last September for a moment? I was so lucky that my trip to Amsterdam was during a period where confinement restraints were lessened a little. Last summer in Europe, things returned almost to normal. While in France everyone was obliged to...
Annie Howard – The Tattooed Venus

Annie Howard – The Tattooed Venus

Annie Howard Annie Howard was known as the « tattooed Venus ». She was a spitfire rebel ; a divorcee who once slapped a man for insulting her tattoos, which landed her in jail for 10 days ! A news article states, that Annie was arrested early on in her career (1882)...
Paula Rego and Greyson Perry in Paris

Paula Rego and Greyson Perry in Paris

Narrative and Figurative Art I was so encouraged and hopeful about the art world after seeing two exhibitions in Paris in October/November of 2018. Two artists working in a narrative and figurative genre. Narrative meaning that the image tells a story, and figurative...