Elastic Rhymes 2
Elastic Rhymes paintings reveal an aggregate of disparate spaces and disjunctive moments that collide over time. Here abstraction is one of construction and invention built strata upon strata the way a city rises over time rather than a distillation of things that already exist.
Inspiration comes from contemplation of incongruities when past and present mix and swirl together ... Rome’s Pantheon built on top of a pagan temple or a brick façade with a recently sealed up window of bricks of a different size and color. The the church, the wall – even ideas and ourselves --- appear to be one simple thing, but they are aggregates.