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Boot #2 - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", February 2017




El Luchador - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", January 2017

Reflected light in Lower Manhattan.





Arizona Sunrise - Oil on canvas, 24" x 32", January 2017




Sunset at Harbour Island - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", January 2017




Lego World #1 - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", December 2016

Painting a fictional world from a Lego construction.





Reflections 2 - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", December 2016

Study of water reflections.





Sunrise sketch - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", December 2016

Study of soft lighting.





Reflections 1 - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", December 2016




Highline underpass - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", December 2016




Parish museum - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", December 2016




Sunrise sketch - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", December 2016

Study of subtle lighting sunrise lighting.





West coast sunrise - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", December 2016




Teapot 2 - Oil on panel, 9" x 12", December 2016

This still life is painted from a digital rendering, featuring the classic 3ds Max teapot and other geometric versions of typical still life props. The intent was to merge digital tools and traditional tools in a unique way.





Little Hunters Beach - Oil on canvas, 24" x 32", November 2016

A straight landscape of Acadia National Park in Maine.





Little Hunters Beach (study #2) - Oil on paper, 12" x 16", August 2016
Sold



Little Hunters Beach (study #1) - Oil on canvas, 12" x 16", August 2016




Metal Birds - Oil on canvas, 18" x 36", October 2016
Commission

A commission for a friend, a retired drone operator based out of the area shown in the background.





Metal Birds (details) - Oil on canvas, 18" x 36", October 2016
Commission



SciFi 4 - Gouache on paper, 5" x 7.5", October 2016




SciFi 3 - Gouache on paper, 5" x 7.5", October 2016




SciFi 2 - Gouache on paper, 5" x 7.5", October 2016




SciFi 1 - Gouache on paper, 5" x 7.5", September 2016




Jones Beach - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", September 2016

My first plein air painting





Bar Island - Oil on paper, 12" x 16", August 2016

A foggy morning for the low-tide walk to Bar Island in Bar Harbor, Maine.





Volvo Ocean Race - Oil on paper, 12" x 16", August 2016

Spectating from the water in Newport, Rhode Island.





Mechanical - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", August 2016




Clouds 4 - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", August 2016




Clouds 3 - Oil on paper, 6" x 8", August 2016




Clouds 1 - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", July 2016




Deer - Oil on paper, 9" x 12", February 2016




Liberty - Oil on paper, 9" x 12", February 2016




Grand Canyon 2 - Gouache on paper, 5" x 7.5", January 2016




Grand Canyon 1 - Gouache on paper, 5" x 7.5", January 2016




Hoover dam - Gouache on paper, 9" x 12", January 2016




Salt - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", January 2016




Newport pier - Oil on canvas, 12" x 16", December 2015




77 & Roosevelt - Oil on canvas, 24" x 32", November 2015

Elevated train in Queens.





Pine & Water - Oil on panel, 18" x 24", October 2015

Late afternoon light bouncing among glass facades.





Cleanup in Aisle 30 - Oil on canvas, 18" x 24", September 2015
Commission

Portrait of a young man coming of age.





Grand Colonnade - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", July 2015

Fictional architectural experience.





Cow - Oil on panel, 9" x 12", July 2015




Colin's grandmother - Oil on panel, 9" x 12", July 2015
Commission




Bridget Number Three - Oil on canvas, 18" x 24", June 2015




Space Number One - Oil on paper, 9" x 12", February 2015

Fictional architectural experience.





Clouds 1 - Oil on paper, 9" x 12", February 2015




Karaoke Star - Oil on paper, 9" x 12", February 2015




Expressway - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", February 2015

BQE, urban landscape





Bridget Number Two - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", February 2015




Union Sunrise - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", February 2015

Neighborhood Scene.





Sackett Union - Watercolor on paper, 18" x 24", January 2015

Local sunrise.





Blake - Oil on paper, 9" x 12", January 2015




Brooklyn bridge postcard - Watercolor on paper, 4" x 11", December 2014



Teapot - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", November 2014




Self Portrait Number Two - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", November 2014




Self Portrait Number One - Oil on panel, 12" x 16", October 2014




Hudson River Crossing - Oil on panel, 18" x 36", September 2014
Commission

New Tappan Zee bridge.





Tiree stone wall - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", September 2014




Scotland countryside - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", August 2014




Subway Silhouettes - Watercolor on paper, 18" x 24", August 2014




Narragansett towers - Watercolor on paper, 4" x 6", August 2014
Commission



Narragansett coastguard house - Watercolor on paper, 4" x 6", August 2014
Commission



Narragansett engagement - Watercolor on paper, 4" x 6", August 2014
Commission



Geometric Interjection Number One - Oil on board, 18" x 24", July 2014

A reconsideration of a traditional landscape.





Interjection study - Pencil on paper, 8" x 10", July 2014




Cubic landscape - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", July 2014




Seascape - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", July 2014




Clinton st church - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", July 2014




Clinton st homes - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", July 2014




Minimalist interior #1 - Watercolor on paper, 9" x 12", July 2014




Home - Oil on panel, 18" x 24", July 2014

Apartment life in Brooklyn.





Home study - Pencil on paper, 6" x 7", January 2014




Hudson line - Oil on canvas, 12" x 24", January 2014

A scene from the daily commute.





Hudson line study - Pencil on paper, 4" x 7", 2013




Espresso - Oil on canvas, 18" x 24", December 2013




Andrei at Sackett Street - Oil on canvas, 18" x 24", July 2013

Portrait of Andrei at my Sackett Street apartment.





Overhang - Oil on canvas, 12" x 16", June 2013

This architectural experience was developed out of a museum design competition entry.





Boot - Oil on canvas, 16" x 20", June 2013

Still life from reality as an early exercise in color, detail, and brush strokes.







Carroll Street - Photo/Digital composite, December 2014

A window between two scales, two time periods, two media.





Carroll Street (detail) - Photo/Digital composite, December 2014




Service versus served (draft) - Digital rendering, in progress

We live in spaces with little awareness of the complexity of supporting systems invisible behind the walls.