This portfolio develops from a visual metaphor emphasizing form, to a more solid realization of an abstract body. Themes include body image, gender identity, the male gaze, and violence, via self hate, and body editing. These themes are juxtaposed with rich ornamentation, and a playful treatment of the surface by utilizing multiple mediums for creation.
In this digital gallery the viewer is able to catch a glimpse of my paintings in physical gallery spaces to help gauge the large scale of my work.
This digital gallery showcases drawings and paintings produced by some of my students from various studio courses taught at different colleges.