Caucasian Carpet Series: “The Touch” or “Eagle Kazak”. Last year I was experimenting with bringing some structure to my abstract expressionism. Having been fascinated with Caucasian Carpets for years, I employed the symmetry and palette of the Caucasian designs without having to tie 300-600 knots per square inch as my ancestors did.
By chance are you old enough to remember reading the Sunday newspaper color comics back during the 1950’s? There were different strips of course, but the back ground color washes were the same with a lot of black. Here is my interpretation. Enjoy the evolution of the frames as you read from left to right.
No. 2319. Film Strip Series: “Sunday Color Comic Strips 1950’s. Original mixed acrylic on 36″ x 60″ x 1.5” premium stretched canvas.
THE AFRO ANGULAR SUITE
Sun 9 PM · blue whale · Los Angeles
I am thrilled that Angelo Bundini aka Scrote has chosen my visual art to represent his new musical vibe! If in the L.A. area, check this performance of a wonderful consortium of musicians creating their art. The event is posted on Facebook: Afro Angular Suite – An avant garde musical performance