Monthly Archives: February 2013

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Sketches from “People of Kau,” a book of photographs of the Nuba of Kau by photographer Leni Rieffenstahl, published in 1975. A fellow artist let me borrow the book to take a look a their practice of bracelet/knife-fighting between villages. Advertisements

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Schrödinger (Dinger) makes another appearance for Ken’s birthday.

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“12 Angry Men” (2/12)gouache on paper3.5”x4.25” (9”x5” with border) The actual measurement of the drawing is 9”x5”, but I cropped the white space so you could see the painting up close.

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“12 Angry Men” (1/12)gouache on paper3.5”x4.25” (9”x5” with border) The actual measurement of the drawing is 9”x5”, but I cropped the white space so you could see the painting up close.

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Study of Orazio Riminaldi’s “Daedalus and Icarus” (1625), drawn at the Caravaggio show at the LACMA. Playing around with the idea of double-exposures on faces for future paintings. Side note: An artist actually did a sketch of me drawing this … Continue reading

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A two-page spread from my sketchbook with an excerpt from a poem by Robinson Jeffers, a quote from the dancer Isadora Duncan and, of course, a coyote drawing can’t be passed up without mentioning Joseph Beuys.

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Quick sketch of a small songbird my neighbor found. I believe it’s a Bell’s Vireo, but I’m not sure.   UPDATE: Took it to a nearby nature center, and it was identified as a juvenile Townsend’s Warbler (very similar appearance). It … Continue reading

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