Monday, February 08, 2010

Kanji for "Nothingness" or "No-thingness" grounds this piece and, although a kind of text, it parallels the often suggested calligraphic line found in many of the paintings. More information about the piece is found here.

Painting on clay or wood or canvas, each presents their own challenge and pleasure. With clay, the addition of heat, and expansion and contraction after the image/design is painted, often leads to surprizing shifts.