What's Done Is Done

What's Done Is Done

It’s been a little more than a year since I started making the box drawings: some months working ferociously with a few stretches of lonely weeks between marks; but all the same, working. I’m not one to talk about my work on the daily, so I haven’t had a lot of conversations about the drawings, but tonight I was talking with a close friend about the idea of applying for graduate school and I realized how much work I’ve done mentally without vocalization.

The way of the box.

The way of the box.

Drawing in Progress 11″x17″ • Pencil on paper For the last three weeks I’ve been spending a great deal of my free time drawing boxes of all sizes. This kind of drawing is as much a meditative act as it is a conscious one. When I’m working on the boxes,...

Researching means "Searching Again"

I’ve been doing a lot of research lately on various subjects, but particularly the subject of chairs. I have recently become blessed with an abundance of seating, most of which have been discarded by their previous owners and refinished by Justin and me. So the...

Review: NYC Matthew Marks Gallery

Best show [that I saw] in NYC right now: Charles Ray 1987, Charles Ray found a more literal way to connect within the spacial void. Ink Line flows from the ceiling to a hole in the floor, refabricated for his current exhibit at Matthew Marks. (Ken Johnson review...

A course of the Alphabet

(all bolded emphasis is mine) I was reading the preface to a Latin/English dictionary and ran across this: The letter c, derived from Greek, was at first used both for the sound of English g in go and for the sound of k . As it continued to be used for k , the letter...