Public and Private Collections include:
The Butler Institute of American Art, the R.W. Norton Museum in Shreveport, LA, actor Robert DeNiro, actress Meg Ryan, actor Gary Sinise, actor Mel Gibson, singer/songwriter Bruce Hornsby, film composer Chris Boardman, and producer Marshall Herskovitz.
That type of insatiable thirst never gets quenched and not only does the work suffer,
it can leave the artist emotionally broken and bankrupt.
I always say that painting is as much about control as it is surrendering control. Tight control in a painting might lead to more consistent work but it certainly would also lead to something formulaic and redundant. Part of the painting process is discovering what the thing is that you’re chasing as the work unfolds before you, revealing itself.
the art of
a contemporary american artist